Summary of WIC State Agency Strategies for Increasing Child Retention
By USDA Food and Nutrition Service
During spring 2014, WIC State agencies were canvassed to obtain information on strategies that are used or planned to retain child WIC participants. It is currently estimated that only 53.6% of eligible children are receiving WIC benefits. This Summary is provided to share the variety of strategies identified by WIC State agencies to increase WIC child retention.
May 6, 2019
USDA Food and Nutrition Service (2014) Summary of WIC State Agency Strategies for Increasing Child Retention. Report. Alexandria, VA. Available online: https://wicworks.fns.usda.gov/resources/summary-wic-state-agency-strategies-increasing-child-retention