Food $ense teaches youth and adults with limited incomes skills and behaviors to eat healthy and maximize the value of their food dollars and food assistance benefits. Food $ense partners with community agencies to reach eligible youth and adults. Food $ense complements food assistance programs by working directly with people to provide experiential education that builds skills needed to provide themselves and their families with nutritious, low-cost and safe food.
Since 1991, Food $ense programming has been available in north central Washington. Currently, Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties have active projects.
Make Every Bite Count! Learn to shop with a plan, budget, read food labels and tips and recipes for healthy cooking. Please check back for upcoming classes.
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Learn more about the Food $ense program throughout Washington State.
For information regarding Food $ense in Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties, call Margaret Viebrock at (509) 745-8531.