Nutrition Education


FoodWIse advances healthy eating habits, active lifestyles and healthy community environments for families with limited incomes through nutrition education at the individual, community and systems levels.

FoodWIse is federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). The program has a statewide reach.

Food Safety:

Harvest Food Safely:
Extension offers a variety of resources to help you preserve food safely.

  • Free pressure gauge testing at the Altoona office, access to recipes tested by reliable sources, and advice on how to preserve food safely

Contact 715-839-4712 if you have questions

Website on Food Preservation:

Other resources: