Navajo WIC NUTRITION PROGRAM

WIC

Welcome to the WIC Vendor Section

WIC

The Navajo WIC Program is responsible for authorizing, training, monitoring and insuring compliance on the part of all new stores and stores currently participation in the WIC Program.

We recognize that every vendor participation in the WIC Program vital role to play in the overall success of the WIC Program in Navajo Nation.

Your help improve the health and nutrition status of the WIC customers shopping at your store simply by:

  • Providing participants with good choice of WIC - allowed foods
  • Insuring participants receive the correct kinds and amounts of these foods

News & Updates

  • keep checking for the next vendor eWIC training scheduled and Vendor requirements.

WIC ALLOWED FOOD

Cereal

  • Iron-Fortified and low in sugar
  • Many are whole grain and high in fiber

Whole Grain Choices

  • Bread (Whole-Wheat)
  • Tortilla (corn or whole-wheat)
  • Brown rice
  • Oatmeal
  • Whole-wheat pasta

Fruits and Vegetables

  • Fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables
  • Vitamin C-rich 100% juice

Dairy/Soy Choices

  • Fat-free and low -fat (1%) milk for women and children 2 to 5 years
  • Whole milk for children 12 - 24 months
  • Cheese
  • Soy milk and tofu
  • Yogurt (Fat-free and Whole)
Food Packages for Different Categories

Protein Foods

  • Eggs
  • Dry beans, Peas or Lentils
  • Canned Beans
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Tuna and Salmon for fully breastfeeding mothers

Baby Foods

  • Baby Cereal
  • Baby food fruits and vegetables
  • Baby food meats for fully breastfeeding mothers
  • Fornula *
*Breastmilk is one of the most important gifts you can give your baby. WIC supports breastfeeding as the best way to feed your baby for as long as you want. If you choose to use formula to feed your baby, WIC wants to help you too. Just know that we can’t give you all the formula your baby might need for the entire month

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