June 19, 2013
Click here to read NPR's piece on the Potato debate in WIC.
February 19, 2013
Please Save the Date for the NWA Technology and Program Integrity Conference: Empowering Minds for a Better Future, September 17-20, 2013 in Dallas, Texas!
The Committee is soliciting your input on topics and potential speakers. Also, we would like to know if you are novice, intermediate or advance in EBT knowledge. We would appreciate your taking a few minutes to complete this survey.
February 15, 2013
Washington Update: Sequestration Likely to Occur for One Month
It is expected that sequestration will occur on March 1st and that lawmakers will not come to a bi-partisan debt reduction deal before March 27th to replace sequestration in the near term. See the Q&A below to learn what this means for WIC.
1) Will sequestration occur on March 1st?
It is very likely that sequestration will occur on March 1st.
2) How long will sequestration occur?
January 29, 2013
“I thought the committee did an excellent job on the pre-conference sessions...I especially liked the Meet & Greet Session. It was helpful to meet people from around the country to share ideas.” - 2012 NWA Annual Conference attendee
January 25, 2013
January 23, 2013
The Technology Committee is seeking enthusiastic individuals to assist with the planning of the NWA Technology and Program Integrity Conference: Empowering Minds for a Better Future. The biennial conference will be held at the Sheraton Dallas, in Dallas, TX from September 17-20, 2013. We are seeking people to assist with various committees:
November 30, 2012
Maternal & Child Health Coalition Collaboration
October 23, 2012
NWA’s advocacy buttons were originally used as advocacy tools during the Leadership Conference in DC, but they’ve become so popular with WIC agencies across the nation that we were prompted to create more WIC messages to help you be a voice for WIC!
August 1, 2012
Click here for the infographic page.
We can expect to see a global spotlight on breastfeeding as organizations and communities around the world host events to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, which begins today.