National WIC Association

Promoting family meals in WIC: lessons learned from a statewide initiative

Johnson DB, et al. Promoting family meals in WIC: lessons learned from a statewide initiative. J Nutr Educ Behav. May/Jun 2006;38(3):177-182.

The Washington State WIC Program developed a module to be used at local WIC agencies to promote family meals. Results from the study indicated that there was a statistically significant increase in family meal participation in intervention agencies, compared with controls.