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News and Events

Summer EBT is Here

The Summer EBT program is now available to help eligible families in Wisconsin buy food for their children during the summer months. Each eligible school-age child will receive $120 in benefits automatically at the end of June.

Protect Your FoodShare Benefits

Dear Partners, Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin has received multiple reports of scammers stealing FoodShare benefits this week. If you have guests reporting their benefits stolen due to card skimming, cloning, or related activities using federal funds, they can report their loss and potentially have those benefits replaced. To report stolen benefits, you can use the […]

Supporting Youth Mental Health

Supporting youth and their mental health needs has been a growing concern for some time, and the pandemic only amplified the already staggering needs of youth struggling to cope. Rates of anxiety, depression, and self-harm reported by young people have been increasing, and only one in four Wisconsin youth report that they receive the help […]

Check Your Free Credit Report

By law, everybody can obtain three free credit reports each year. The information in your credit report affects your life in important ways—your ability to get a loan, how much you pay for credit and insurance, securing a job, renting a house or apartment, and preventing identity theft. It is important to check your report […]

Scholarships

Please visit  https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/kewauneeag/2019/01/14/scholarships/ for an extensive list of scholarships available.

Children and Anxiety

UW-Madison Extension has resources for young children through teens to help them process grief, war, and processing scary events. Preschool: Scary Things Elementary: A Little Caring Goes a Long Way Teens: Talking With Teens About Mass Violence Raising Caring Kids: https://parenting.extension.wisc.edu/raising-caring-kids/ UW-Madison Division of Extension offers resources about how parents and caregivers can support children […]

Extension Kewaunee County Co-Parenting Classes

To register for in-person or Zoom video classes, contact Renee Koenig, renee.koenig@wisc.edu or 920-388-7137. About the Course This class is for parents who are experiencing divorce or separation or parents who have never married and are dealing with issues of paternity, parenting time, or child support.  Parents are urged to work out family transition decisions […]

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