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Celebrate 2019 National Breastfeeding Month

Looking to learn more about WIC’s role in breastfeeding? Check out our breastfeeding resources!

 

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2019 Biennial NWA WIC Technology, Program Integrity, and Vendor Management Education & Networking Conference and Exhibits

September 17-19, 2019

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Learning + Sharing = Stronger

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Public Charge & Immigration Resources

 

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August 19, 2019

Weekly WIC Policy Update

This week's WIC policy update asks you to submit a public comment to preserve access to SNAP and school meals, provides insight on the public charge rule, suggests you connect with your member of congress, and mentions a new bill to protect children from ICE detention. 


August 12, 2019

Press Release: National WIC Association Condemns Final Public Charge Rule


August 12, 2019

Weekly WIC Policy Update


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September 16, 2019

WIC and Retail Partners Summit: Teaming up to Improve the WIC Shopping Experience

In the face of declining WIC caseloads, WIC agencies and other stakeholders are in search of effective methods for keeping participants on the program longer. Research shows that “pain points” in the WIC shopping experience have contributed to WIC participants dropping out of the program or choosing not to participate in the first place. It is therefore imperative that we in the WIC community develop effective solutions to WIC shopping challenges.

This preconference summit will focus on developing practical constructive next steps to improve the WIC shopping experience by fostering a collaborative dialogue between members of the WIC and retail communities. WIC state and local agency staff, EBT vendors, manufacturers, and WIC-authorized vendor representatives are invited to participate. The summit will be professionally-facilitated and will include panels, facilitated breakout meetings, and workshops.

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September 17, 2019

2019 Biennial NWA WIC Technology, Program Integrity, and Vendor Management Education & Networking Conference and Exhibits


October 15, 2019

2019 Fall Quarterly Board Meeting


January 14, 2020

2020 Winter Quarterly Board Meeting


March 15, 2020

2020 Washington Leadership Conference


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