Online Toolkit

Provider Education and Referrals to WIC

This toolkit is meant to support provider education and referrals to WIC.

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children – better known as the WIC program -is managed by the USDA. However, each state has its own variation. The included information has both national information and District-specific information.

WIC Provider Information & Referrals

What is DC WIC?

  • Information on the DC WIC program
  • Eligibility
  • Income Requirements
  • Documents Need for WIC Appointment
  • Foods available in the package
  • WIC approved stores

Why Should I Refer?

  • How WIC helps?
  • WIC Underutilization
  • Ages of Underutilization
  • How a pediatrician can help

How to Refer

  • How to submit a referral – written out, with a downloadable checklist for printing.
  • Cheatsheet with screenshots link and an online version step-by-step screenshots with titles to actions.

How Do I track?

  • To find a list of patients referred
  • To check the status of referrals
  • Screen snapshots with description
  • Key definitions

Information For Your Clinic

  • Brochures
  • Posters

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