National WIC Association

Kansas


Fast Facts

IN 2016, OVER 500 LOCAL WIC AND PUBLIC HEALTH STAFF MEMBERS RECEIVED ADDITIONAL TRAINING IN BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

KANSAS WIC SERVES OVER 62,000 PARTICIPANTS EACH MONTH


Key Contacts

State WIC Director

David A. Thomason
1000 SW Jackson
Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66612
T: 785-296-1324
david.thomason@ks.gov


Nutrition Coordinator

Patrice Thomsen, MS, RD, LD
1000 SW Jackson
Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66612
T: 785-296-1189
patrice.thomsen@ks.gov


Breastfeeding Coordinator

Martha Hagen, MS, RD, LD, IBCLC
1000 SW Jackson
Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66612
T: 785-291-3161
martha.hagen@ks.gov


State Vendor Manager

Janna Gunkle/Valerie Merrow
1000 SW Jackson
Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66612
T: 785-296-1325 / 785-296-0092
janna.gunckle@ks.gov / valerie.merrow@ks.gov

State Profile

Kansas State WIC Profile


Other State Resources and Links

Kansas WIC Website