National WIC Association


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Urgent Action Needed to Dispel Racism and Safeguard Black Lives


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WIC is Here for You

Renew or sign up for WIC today by visiting

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 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. 


September 3, 2020

WIC Waivers Work: A Message from Rev. Douglas Greenaway

WIC providers know that COVID-19 is not going away. WIC clinics populated by young children are not equipped for safe social distancing. In several states where clinics have reopened, services have been disrupted or shut down as clinic staff has been exposed to or contracted COVID-19. We cannot put clinic staff or WIC families at life-threatening health risk.

October 1, 2020

COVID Relief Uncertain as Congress Passes WIC Waivers Extension

September 29, 2020

In Bid for Bipartisan Deal, House Democrats Release Compromise COVID Relief Proposal

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upcoming events

September 20, 2020

2020 Leadership Academy - Cohort 12 Course 4

If you need assistance registering or have questions, please contact Emily Gilcher at or 202-232-5492.

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September 20, 2020

2020 Leadership Academy - Cohort 11 - Course 4

November 15, 2020

2020 Leadership Academy - Cohort 14

September 13, 2020

2020 Leadership Academy - Cohort 13 Course 2 or 2-4

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