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created Nov 05, 2013

updated Dec 23, 2013

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This data set includes eligibility criteria for participation in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). 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. To be eligible to receive WIC benefits specific eligibility requirements must be met including categorical, residential, income, and nutritional risk criteria.For more information, check out: http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/ or go to the “About” tab.

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New York State Department of Health
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http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/
Dataset Summary
Organization
Office of Public Health
Time Period
Current as of Last Update
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Annually
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Periodic
Dataset Owner
Division of Nutrition/Bureau of Supplemental Food Programs
Granularity
Categories of WIC eligibility criteria
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This information is intended for use as a screening tool only. Individuals who think they may meet the eligibility criteria can obtain information about program participation at the NYS WIC website: http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/ or go to the “About” tab.
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Health, Department of
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