At Head for the Hills 2015, Jessica Arney MS, RD, LD provided an overview of the WIC (Women, Infants & Children) program.
Her WIC Works presentation included:
- the immediate benefits of nutrition education, counseling, supplemental foods and breastfeeding support.
- long term positive health outcomes associated with participation in the program
- the differences between WIC and SNAP
There were also resources such as Health Bites, so contact your local health department and have WIC Work for your patients!