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2018 Memorial Day Holiday Closure

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

All WCD-WIC Program offices will be closed Monday, May 28th, 2018 for Memorial Day.

 

Any Weather Closure

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

When we experience ice, snow or we are placed in a tornado warning, please refer to your folder for a telephone number to call the office you receive benefits.  We do not want to put you our your family in danger.

SNAP-Ed Connection releases new Cooking section

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

We’ve added a link in the WCD-WIC Links section to this!

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SNAP-Ed Connection is excited to announce the release of a new Cooking section, now available  on our Web site.

 The new section includes pages on Cooking Basics, Cooking with Limited Resources, Special Considerations, Teaching Cooking Skills, and Healthy Low-Cost Recipes. Educators will have access to an array of materials to share with participants, such as healthy ingredient swaps, cooking techniques, and basic cooking skills. Materials are available for new cooks just starting out or experienced chefs that need some help teaching others how to cook! We hope these pages will be helpful to you in your nutrition education efforts and to your participants as well.
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Comments on WIC State Plan Requested

Monday, May 21st, 2018

WCD (Wichita, Caddo and Delaware Tribes) WIC Program is holding its annual public comment period for WIC from May 21 to July 15, 2018. You are invited to comment on the program and to assist in identifying opportunities to improve services.

WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for income eligible pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children under the age of five.  WCD WIC serves approximately 3,300 clients each month.  The program promotes good health and positive food choices by providing nutritious foods, nutrition and breastfeeding education and referrals to program participants.

WCD WIC Program is not planning modifications for fiscal year 2019.

Comments must be submitted in writing by July 15th 2018 to:    WCD-WIC Program,  ATT: Carol Jared, Program Director, P.O. Box 247, Anadarko, OK. 73005 or phone 1.405.247.2533 ext 100.  Email: cjared@wcdwic.org

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.