WIC 101: Food. Education. Support. Referrals.
Across the US, in urban and rural areas, WIC’s time-limited services and beneﬁts ensure that children get a strong, healthy start in life. There is clear evidence that good nutrition during pregnancy and in the ﬁrst few years of life has long-term, positive impacts on health. When children have a healthy start, their prospects – and our nation’s prospects – are brighter.