Trauma Informed Parenting

Caring for Children and Teens Who Have Experienced Trauma This class is for parents, or any caregiver. Goals of this workshop: Learn about traumatic stress Learn skills to help children who have had traumatic experiences Help childre develop healthy behaviors Take care of your own stress Classes begin Saturday, October 14th and participants are encouraged […]

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Annual Back to School Program Date Set

This program aims to provide some of the required school supplies for children of families in need that live in Kewaunee County.  (Families with children that are receiving free lunches, are on WIC or Food Share etc., or are in an emergency situation of need all qualify.) BACK TO SCHOOL STORE WILL BE HELD ON […]

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Safely Using Produce from Flooded Gardens

After flooding occurs, gardeners often raise questions about the safety of consuming produce from gardens that were under water for a day or two. How concerned gardeners have to be about using garden produce after a flood depends, to a large degree, on how “clean” the flood water was or whether it was likely to […]

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Nutrition education program changes to meet needs of new audiences

FoodWIse is the new name of Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program. A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences. FoodWIse, formerly known as the Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program, or WNEP, has a long legacy of providing nutrition education to Wisconsin families and individuals with limited […]

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Homemade preserves sitting on a rustic table outside. Pickes, tomatoes, appplesauce, etc.

Canning Videos: Preserving Food At Home Safely

These videos and narrated PowerPoints can help you learn how to safely preserve food. You can find many video resources online, but for safe preserving be sure to follow trusted resources from the UW Extension program. http://fyi.uwex.edu/safepreserving/videos/

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Prepare Children to Stay Home Alone during the Holidays

Long breaks from school during the holidays may result in children staying home alone. A video training program from UW-Extension can help prepare children to stay home unsupervised. The program teaches families how to develop a plan for emergencies. Tips for structuring time are also presented so children have plenty of activities to keep them […]

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