The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a public health nutrition program under the USDA providing nutrition education, nutritious foods, breastfeeding support, and healthcare referrals for income-eligible women who are pregnant or post-partum, infants, and children up to age 5.
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Tell Congress to Not Circumvent the Science of the WIC Food Package
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WIC Funding Process
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WIC Funding and Operation
Position Papers and Fact Sheets
WIC Research Activities
WIC Job Postings
The NWA Leadership Academy is designed to 1) assist WIC organizations in developing leadership skills for new leaders and 2) update the skills of current leaders.
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NWA's board of directors, staff and the conference planning committee are looking forward to you joining us at our 2014 Biennial Nutrition Education and Breastfeeding Conference & Exhibits in Atlanta, GA.
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