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Geography: Oregon

Oregon WIC Coordination with 211

Oregon WIC and four other public health programs have a joint contract with 211info, the state information, and referral call center, to provide information and referrals to any caller searching […]

Oregon WIC Online Pre-screening and Interest Form

Oregon WIC’s website connects potential applicants to the USDA Food and Nutrition Service WIC Pre-screening tool. Its website also includes an online WIC Interest Form for applicants to submit demographic information and a request for a WIC […]

Accessibility and Preferred Use of Online Web Applications Among WIC Participants with Internet Access

This study addressed the need for better understanding of WIC client use of technology, the technologies clients prefer, and how technology preferences change across WIC populations in the western region states. Authors found that: Technologies should be considered for addressing WIC clients’ needs, including use of text messaging and smartphone apps for appointments, education, and other WIC services; online scheduling and nutrition education; and a stronger Facebook presence for connecting with WIC clients and breastfeeding support.

Oregon State WIC Page

The Oregon State WIC Page includes main contacts, State WIC profiles, and state-specific resources and links.

Oregon WIC Policy & Procedure Manual

Guidance for local Oregon WIC agencies on how to deliver WIC services in line with Oregon Public Health Division – Nutrition & Health Screening (WIC Program) policies and procedures.