The WV WIC program employs breastfeeding peer counselors and International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) to educate, encourage and support breastfeeding to the WIC clients.
The mission of the West Virginia WIC program is to improve the health of women, infants and children in West Virginia by providing quality nutrition and breastfeeding counseling and education; as well as health monitoring and nutritious foods.
On July 1, 2015 WV WIC Participants will be eligible to purchase approved foods from a revised WV WIC Approved Food List which invluded whole wheat tortillas, brown rice, and whole wheat buns. Reviewing the food list will help you become familiar with the new foods the WIC Program will be offering.
Food List (7/2015)
Sometime and Anytime Foods
Choices for Children
Choices for Mom and Baby - Fully Breastfeeding
Choices for Mom and Baby - Partially Breastfeeding
Choices for Mom and Baby - Minimally Breastfeeding and Non-Breastfeeding
Choices for Moms to Be
Eat 5 Fruits and Vegetables Every Day
Eat Together as a Family
Get to Know Your Baby
Making Milk is Easy
You Can Do It, WIC Can Help
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