Eat Healthy

Eating a balanced diet is a powerful first step to health and wellbeing. Go Anoka County wants to make choosing and preparing healthful foods a simple process for you. Listed below is information on organizations offering food in Anoka County. 

Check out MyPlate, a food guidance system to help you plan a healthy diet. It includes many useful resources, including tools for assessing your food intake and physical activity. 

If your organization wants to incorporate videos showing cooking techniques and recipes into newsletters or websites, free videos can be downloaded here.

Printable Resources

Healthy Eating Brochure

Banana Pancakes

Anoka County Food Resources

Family Table Meals
Community meals hosted at various locations around the county available to everyone.

Farmers Markets
Seasonal markets from around the county to purchase fresh, and locally produced food and gifts.

Food Shelves
Food Shelf options available for Anoka County residents in need.

Meals on Wheels
Hot meals prepared for those 60 years of age and older.

Breastfeeding Support

New mothers often need good information to get started and keep going. Mothers also need support from their employer, health care providers, schools and child care providers if they are to be successful.

Find out more about gaining breastfeeding support.

Anoka County Food Solutions

A group of local, Anoka County organizations who meet regularly to work towards increasing access to fruits and vegetables and reduce access to sodium, added sugar and saturated fat consumption for county residents.