WNEP FAQs

 

What is WNEP?

WNEP is a UW-Extension nutrition education program that helps limited resource families and individuals choose healthful diets, purchase and prepare healthful food and handle it safely, and become more food secure by spending their food dollars wisely.

How is WNEP funded?

WNEP is funded by federal dollars. EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program) funds programming in 6 counties. SNAP-Ed (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Nutrition Education) funds programming in 68 counties.

Who can I contact with questions about WNEP?

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Mary Lestrud
Nutrition Coordinator for St. Croix and Pierce Counties
Phone:             715-531-1930
Fax: 715-684-2666
Email: mary.lestrud@ces.uwex.edu
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Sarah Johnson
Nutrition Educator-Pierce and St. Croix Counties
Phone:             715-273-6781 or 715-531-1930
Email: sarah.johnson@ces.uwex.edu