Food Safety and Access

Need to find food now? Call 1 (800) 5-HUNGRY or visit:

Why HungerWhy Hunger
Get help finding food pantries, soup kitchens, summer meals sites, government nutrition programs, and local organizations.


Keep Food Safe

UW Extension Food Safety & Health
Stay informed about selecting, preparing, preserving, and serving food safely in Wisconsin.



FoodKeeperUSDA FoodKeeper
Use this wbsite, or download the app for your smartphone to get advice on how to store specific foods in order to keep them fresh and safe.
Find food recall and food poisoning warnings as well as information about keeping, preparing, and serving food safely.


Finding Food Assistance

2112·1·1 Wisconsin
Connect with government programs, in-home meal delivery, soup kitchens, community garden support, and other food assistance resources. – Food Assistance Programs
Learn about food assistance programs like SNAP, WIC, Child Nutrition Programs, and Nutrition Programs for seniors.


UW Extension Institute of Health & Well Being Institute
Find information about nutrition education, food safety, hunger and food security in Wisconsin, as well as other health topics.



Wisconsin Department of Health ServicesWisconsin Department of Health Services
Nutrition & Food Assistance
Find programs for Wisconsin residents of all ages.