National WIC Association
The National WIC Association (NWA) is the non-profit education arm and advocacy voice of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC), the over 8 million mothers and young children served by WIC and the 12,000 service provider Agencies who are the front lines of WIC’s public health nutrition services for the nation’s nutritionally at-risk mothers and young children.
Community Partnerships for Healthy Mothers and Children
NWA is funding and supporting two cohorts of local WIC agencies in select target states to work with community partners to build and enhance community partnerships, perform community needs assessments, and develop and implement strategies to achieve community health goals.
Plan4Health: Nutrition Peer Call – June
Plan4Health’s Nutrition Peer Call in June featured members from the National WIC Association’s Community Partnerships for Healthy Mothers and Children project for a discussion on farmers markets.