National WIC Association

Minnesota


Fast Facts

RACIAL AND ETHNIC DISPARITIES IN RATES OF LOW BIRTH WEIGHT ARE LESS AMONG MINNESOTA WIC PARTICIPANTS WHEN COMPARED WITH A SIMILAR GROUP NOT PARTICIPATING IN WIC.

THE OBESITY RATE AMONG MINNESOTA WIC PARTICIPANT CHILDREN 2-5 HAS REDUCED FROM 12.7 IN 2010 TO 12.2 IN 2015


Key Contacts

State WIC Director

VACANT


Nutrition Coordinator

Patricia Faulkner, MS
85 E Seventh Place
Ste 500
St. Paul, MN 55101
T: 651-201-4402
Patricia.Faulkner@state.mn.us


Breastfeeding Coordinator

Mary B. Johnson, RDN, MPH
85 E Seventh Place
Ste 500
St. Paul, MN 55101
T: 651-201-4406
Mary.B.Johnson@state.mn.us


State Vendor Manager

Rick Chiat
85 E Seventh Place
Ste 500
St. Paul, MN 55101
T: 651-201-4401
Rick.Chiat@state.mn.us

State Profile

Minnesota State WIC Profile


Other State Resources and Links

Minnesota WIC Website