Extension Program in Nutritional Sciences

Nutritional Sciences Extension MagnetExtension faculty and staff members in the UW-Madison Department of Nutritional Sciences work in cooperation with University of Wisconsin-Extension Family Living Programs to provide education promoting family strengths and help communities become positive environments for family life. Within Family Living, Programs, 'Eating Well and Being Active' is one of the teams that respond to community needs with research-based nutrition education and partnerships. The Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program (WNEP) and its companion Wisconsin Nutrition Education Network coordinate statewide efforts to offer community-based nutrition education programs that are targeted to meet the nutrition education needs of limited-income individuals and families.