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WIC Advocacy

This is a special collection of NWA-developed resources about WIC advocacy. For NWA resources on other topics, please see the NWA Resources page.


Resources in this Collection


Fact Sheet
NWA 2019 Child Nutrition Reauthorization Priorities
NWA’s members – including state WIC directors, local agency directors…
Fact Sheet
Support the Wise Investment in Our Children (WIC) Act
The Wise Investment in our Children (WIC) Act, sponsored by…
Fact Sheet
Extending WIC's Postpartum Care: Setting the Stage for Healthier Outcomes
Extended postpartum eligibility would enhance WIC’s public health imprint during…

Fact Sheet
WIC to 6: Addressing Nutrition Gaps
As children are entering kindergarten at a later age, there…
Policy
The CARE for Families Act
In June 2019, Reps. Alma Adams (D-NC), Lauren Underwood (D-IL),…
Guidance
National WIC Association Advocacy Toolkit
The National WIC Association’s Advocacy Toolkit is the main resource…

2019 State WIC Advocacy Priorities
While WIC is federally funded, state health departments administer WIC,…
Communications
2020 NWA Nutrition and Public Health Policy Priorities
2020 NWA Nutrition and Public Health Policy Priorities Advance policies…
Communications
2020 WIC Legislative and Appropriations Agenda
SUMMARY OF NWA FISCAL YEAR 2020 FUNDING REQUESTS Total funding…

Communications
2020 WIC Policy Priorities
NWA’S 2020 WIC Policy Priorities: Fully fund WIC in FY…
Fact Sheet
Do Vitamin and Mineral Supplements Belong in WIC?
WIC is the nation’s premier public health nutrition program serving…