Tips on Reducing Infant Exposure to Heavy Metals in Baby Food Products
Congressional Report Finds Toxins in Baby Food Products | National WIC Association (nwica.org) Tips on reducing infant exposure to heavy metals in baby foods - English Tips on reducing infant exposure to heavy metals in baby foods - Spanish
Washington State Maternity Practices Survey Results
State Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2018 Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care (mPINC) survey show that Washington is ahead of the national average! View Washington Report: Washington MPinc report. State Reports which will...
Opportunity for Public Comment on the WIC Nutrition Program – Comments Due June 15
Opportunity for Public Comment WIC Nutrition Program - Comments Due June 15 Every year as part of the WIC State Plan process, the Washington Department of Health, Office of Nutrition Services, provides an opportunity for the public to share their comments on the WIC...
Help Plan the 2020 WIC Conference
We are looking for your ideas and help to plan the 2020 WIC Conference! Please take this short survey to share your ideas for topics, speakers, and the opportunity to serve on a planning committee or help during the conference. Thank you! Conference Dates and...
Jane Heinig Toddler Feeding Follow-up
Many parents face the challenge of a child that they classify as a “picky eater.” In April, Dr. Jane Heinig, from the UC Davis Human Lactation Center, presented “Helping Parents Understand Their Toddlers: Practical Ways to Promote Healthy Eating Among Infants and...
WIC is Open!
WIC Clinics in Washington State are open during the partial federal government shutdown. WIC checks may be used in grocery stores. For questions, contact your local WIC clinic.
Nutrition First Wishes you a Happy Holiday Season!
2018 Highlights Thank you for your support of Nutrition First in 2018! We are pleased to share the highlights or our work that uphold our mission of supporting and promoting good nutrition, breastfeeding, and equitable access to...
Nominations for Breastfeeding Awards
Do you know a Breastfeeding Champion? Here is your chance to nominate them for a well-deserved award! Again this year, Nutrition First will be presenting two breastfeeding awards in coordination with the Breastfeeding Coalition of Washington. We are seeking...
Nutrition First Announces 2018 Conference Schedule
Nutrition First will offer several education opportunities in 2018! Registrations will open February 1. Printable Schedule with Descriptions:2018 Nutrition First Conference and Training Dates May Tuesday May 1 - Foundations in Lactation Support - Dumas Bay Center,...
2018 Nutrition First Board Members
Nutrition First would like to welcome our new 2018 Board Members! Zenobia Bailey Delores Baccus Season Fagan Kelsey Krieger Lindy Marquez They join the following Board Members who will continue their terms in 2018. Past-President: Larisa Harvey Incoming President:...
Advocacy opportunities & Foundations Training is Live!
Foundations in Lactation Support – available now!
01/01/2023 – 12/31/2023 @ All Day –
Updated in 2021 to be more inclusive of the diverse population WIC serves!
Recent Job Postings
WIC Dietitian, Public Health Seattle-King County
Nutritionist I – CHS Division Float Pool Salary $74,484.80 – $94,411.20 Annually Location Multiple locations in King County, WA Job Type Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week Closing: 3/27/2023 11:59 PM Pacific Details: Nutritionist I – CHS Division Float Pool | Job Details tab | Career Pages (governmentjobs.com)
WIC Certifier for Public Health Seattle King County
Nutrition Assistant | Auburn Public Health Salary $52,187.20 – $66,144.00 Annually Location Auburn, 98002, WA Job Type Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week Closing: 3/28/2023 11:59 PM Pacific Details available here: Nutrition Assistant | Auburn Public Health | Job Details tab | Career Pages (governmentjobs.com)
WIC Certifier, Float Pool for Public Health Seattle King County
Nutrition Assistant Float Pool Salary: $52,187.20 – $66,144.00 Annually Location: Multiple locations in King County, WA Job Type: Special Duty Assignment or Term Limited Temp (TLT) Closing 3/29/2023 11:59 PM Pacific Details can be found here: Nutrition Assistant Float Pool | Job Details tab | Career Pages (governmentjobs.com)
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