Public Health Department (PHD)

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The Benefits of WIC...

 

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Families

  • Nutrition and health education
  • Education and support for breastfeeding
  • Checks to buy healthy foods
  • Help in finding health care and other services

 

  

Women and Infants

  • Earlier prenatal care.
  • A healthier diet.
  • An increase in full-term pregnancies.
  • Fewer low birth weight babies.
  • Fewer fetal and infant deaths.
 

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Children
  • Improved growth.
  • Lower rates of anemia.
  • Increased immunization rates.
  • Better access to health care.
  • Improved consumption of key nutrients.
  • Enhanced cognitive abilities.
   



Nutrition Services

(877) 275-8805