Child Nutrition Reauthorization: Prioritizing Healthier Outcomes for the Next Generation
By National WIC Association
In 2022, Congress passed a narrow child nutrition package that enacted long overdue reforms so that school-age children would be fed during the summer months. This is just the first step. Especially as Congress focuses on a Farm Bill, WIC reforms should not be put on the back-burner. Action is needed to unleash more accessible services that meet the expectations of modern parents and align with the experience delivered by healthcare and retailers to the general public.
February 20, 2023