Our Services

WIC Services and Resources

The Morris Heights Health Center - WIC Program provides the following:

  • On-site availability of multicultural and multilingual staff
  • The Enhanced Breastfeeding Peer Counselor program
  • Availability of breast pumps to support breastfeeding
  • Participant-centered Nutrition Assessment and counseling
  • Facilitated Group Discussion - nutrition and breastfeeding
  • Pee-Wee Culinary Institute: participatory program showcasing 4 and 5 year olds involved in cooking
    and exercising
  • Farmers Market/Health Bucks
  • Referrals
  • National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) - provision of Voter Registration Application to WIC applicants
  • Auto Dialer: appointment reminder system
  • Special Events: Breastfeeding Celebration, Baby Showers, Healthy Lifestyle FUN Day

Resources

https://thewichub.org/about

http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic

http://www.fns.usda.gov/

https://wicworks.fns.usda.gov

http://www.breastfeedingpartners.org/

https://mybenefits.ny.gov/mybenefits/begin

http://www.eatright.org/

http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml

http://www.cdc.gov

http://jsyfruitveggies.org

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