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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NWA provides valuable educational content for all levels of WIC staff through professional development courses, webinars, and training resources.
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.
NWA Webinars are held on most Thursdays at 3:00 pm ET on various WIC-related topics. View the schedule here.
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Cohort 10 Course 3 begins November 17, 2019. For more information, please contact Emily Gilcher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NWA Quarterly Winter Board of Director's Meeting
The WIC community comes to Washington, DC to learn about funding, advocacy, and meet with key policymakers.
Join us at the 2020 Annual Education and Training Conference & Exhibits at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans!
Join us at the 2020 Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Promotion Conference and Exhibits at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, FL!
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