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Hunger Care Coalition Resources

Hunger Care Coalition Resources - Departments & Programs, UW Health, Ambulatory Education, Educational Opportunities, Educational Videos, Pediatrics, Food Insecurity, Resources

Do you need food for
you and your family?
Here are some numbers you can call to get help.

Dial 2-1-1 on your phone or go to
http://www.211wisconsin.org/ to get information on
free meal sites and food pantries. 2-1-1 also offers
other services like help finding housing and help
paying your bills. You can call 24 hours a day and
the call is free.

2-1-1 can also give you information on the
Summer Food Service Program. This program
provides free meals and snacks from June through
August to kids ages eighteen and under.

FoodShare Helpline (Quest Card)
Call 1-877-366-3635 or go to GetAQuestCard.org
to get information about how you can get money to
help you pay for groceries.

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
Call the Maternal and Child Health Hotline at
1-800-722-2295 or go to
to find the county WIC office in your area. WIC can
help you get money to buy healthy food and help you
breastfeed if you are pregnant or have a child under 5
years old. You don’t have to be a citizen to use WIC.
Online Resources
Go to www.whatscooking.fns.usda.gov/ or
www.leannebrown.com to find easy recipes for
healthy meals. Go to
http://tinyurl.com/healthyonabudget to get tips on
how you can afford to eat healthy on a budget.