WIC Families

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  • smile

    Tapping into the power of influence

    These materials were developed by Chickasaw Nation as part of a research study. The tools that were developed proved effective in moving moms to a targeted health change.  Focus on breastfeeding, tips for helping infants to sleep, and oral health.

    Please refer to the project guidelines before using these materials.

  • first

    The First Days

    This handout by Massachusetts provides information on how to get breastfeeding off to a good start during the first few days after giving birth. Also available in Spanish.
  • bookmarks

    Think Breastfeeding, Think WIC!

    This street advertisement campaign by Arkansas WIC was developed to promote WIC services and breastfeeding efforts throughout Arkansas. The bookmarks support the campaign efforts.

  • away

    When Mom's Away

    This handout by Massachusetts answers commonly asked questions about breast pumps and milk storage and preparation. Also available in Spanish.
  • WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program

    WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program

    Training and guidance materials from Calfornia. Designed specifically to train peer counselors to provide breastfeeding support to WIC participants.
  • WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program

    WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program

    • Miami-Dade Health Department WIC and Nutrition Program in Florida developed a brochure and a flyer to promote their Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program. Both handouts include information on what a peer counselor does as well as the potential benefits of becoming a peer counselor.
  • basics

    Bottlefeeding Basics

    This handout was developed by Massachusetts to address commonly asked questions about bottlefeeding. Also available in Spanish.
  • Child Health and Nutrition Lesson Plans

    Child Health and Nutrition Lesson Plans and Handouts

    These lesson plans were developed by California to assist WIC staff in education on nutrition and health in children. Lesson plans, as well as accompanying handouts, can be downloaded and tailored to meet the needs of participants.
  • Fit-N-Fun Project

    Fit-N-Fun Project

    The primary goal of this project was to address the ever-growing problem of overweight in New Hampshire WIC preschoolers, ages 3 to 4 years old.

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