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World Breastfeeding Week

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week!

 

NWA’s Breastfeeding Promotion Committee developed an infographic in English and Spanish that can be made into posters or fliers for display in WIC clinics, doctors’ offices, bookstores, churches, and more.


Registration Now Open!

 

NWA's 2020 Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding                     Promotion Conference

Feeding Families, Fueling the Future

September 9-11, 2020

#NWA2020NBF

Access sessions, interact with exhibitors, and connect with the WIC community!

Click to learn more about this exciting event.


Looking for COVID-19 Resources?

We're here to help!

NWA has been collecting assets and content from members nationwide.

Click here for our evolving list of COVID-19 resources.


Urgent Action Needed to Dispel Racism and Safeguard Black Lives

 

Click to read our statement on antiracism.


WIC is Here for You

Renew or sign up for WIC today by visiting www.signupwic.com.

Most states now allow new WIC applicants to enroll over the phone and current applicants to renew their benefits remotely.

Find your local WIC office and the right number to call.

(Find Free Meals for Kids here. Encuentra Comidas Gratis Para Niños aqui.)


NWA 2021 Calendars now available for purchase!

 

Click here for order information.


NWA Launches COVID-19 Response Fund

The National WIC Association's goal is to ensure that pregnant women and families with babies and young children, who have been negatively impacted by the economic downturn, know about WIC and are able to participate safely and easily, wherever they are.

 

Click here for more information on the COVID-19 Response Fund. 


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August 14, 2020

18 Health and Medical Organizations Strongly Oppose EPA’s Move to Rollback Protections from Oil and Gas Pollution, Needlessly Endangering Americans’ Health

In response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement that it is finalizing its proposal to weaken methane protections from the EPA’s New Source Performance Standards, the National WIC Association joined the American Lung Association and 16 public health and environmental organizations to issue a statement. The statement calls on the EPA to keep standards fully in place to limit air pollution and protect public health.


August 10, 2020

State Spotlight: How South Carolina WIC Creatively Supports Breastfeeding Moms


August 9, 2020

Administration Officials Flounder as Millions Wait for Nutrition Assistance


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