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created Nov 13, 2013

updated Dec 16, 2013

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This maps shows the locations of sites across NYS where WIC services are delivered and the locations of agencies that oversee WIC vendors (Vendor Management Associations). Each type of site is represented by a different color on the map. Temporary sites may not be located in a permanent location and may have limited hours of operation. The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) offers nutrition education, breastfeeding support, referrals and a variety of nutritious foods to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum women, infants and children up to age five to promote and support good health. For more information, check out: http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/ or go to the “About” tab.

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wic, pregnant, postpartum, breastfeeding, nutrition, supplemental foods, low income
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New York State Department of Health
Source Link
http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/
Dataset Summary
Organization
Office of Public Health
Time Period
Current as of Last Update
Posting Frequency
Quarterly
Data Frequency
Periodic
Dataset Owner
Division of Nutrition, Bureau of Supplemental Food Programs
Coverage
Statewide
Granularity
WIC Sites and Vendor Management Agencies
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Limitations
Temporary sites may not be located in a permanent location and may have limited hours of operation. Vendor information captures address at the time the information was submitted. Changes in addresses will not be immediately reflected in this database.
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Health, Department of
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