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Current Newsletter

May 22, 2017, State Office Closed, Funding Formula Survey, eWIC Food Items LIVE Today, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Training June 13, 2017, Nutrition Training Webinars, 2017 Educational Buys, Weekly Risk Code Highlight 

 


Previous Newsletters

May 2017

May 15, 2017, June Local Agency Conference Call, July WIC Workgroup Meeting, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program Conference Call, Buy Eat Live Better, Sante Fe Community College (SFCC) Nutrition Courses for Fall 2017, National Maternal and Infant Nutrition Course, Resource: Produce for Better Health Foundation, 2017 Educational Buys, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

May 8, 2017, Applications for New or Modified Coverage Area Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Programs (BPCP), eWIC Card Reader Survey, Income Eligibility Guidelines for 2018, E-WIC is Coming Poster (Pilot Area), Reports, SPIRIT Utilities URL Change, Local Agency Representative for NWA, Nutrition Training, WMHS Nurse Consultant Position, May Outreach Idea, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

May 1, 2017, June 1st Conference Call, Benefit Issuance, Final Deadline for Time Study, E-WIC is Coming Poster (Pilot Area), Super User Call, Income Eligibility Guidelines for 2018, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program (BPCP ) Annual Report, New Training Site, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

April 2017

April 24, 2017 Formula Database, New Local Program Staff Training, M-SPIRIT Upgrade, April Outreach Idea, Weekly Risk Code Highlight, Nutrition Training Webinar, GrandCares (Powerful Tools for Caregivers), Continuing Education

April 17, 2017, Reimbursement for Attending the Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative (BLC), M-SPIRIT Update, Reports,New Local Program Staff Training, National WIC Re-Branding Campaign, April Time Study Month, April Outreach Idea, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

April 10, 2017, WIC Smart App and Online Education, Great Beginnings, Great Families 5th Annual Conference, April Time Study Month, April Biannual Forms Order, April Outreach Idea, Weekly Risk Code Highlight 

April 3, 2017, Local Agency Conference Call, RSA (State Network Only), Special Formula Exchange at the Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative, Idaho Breastfeeding Summit, New Local Program Staff Training, Creamatocrits, April Time Study Month, April Biannual Forms Order, April Outreach Idea, Weekly Risk Code Highlight 

March 2017

March 27, 2017, Super User Call, Agenda Item for the Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Meeting in Fairmont, MAWA Board Nominations, Voter Registration Drop Down in SPIRIT, April Time Study Month, April Biannual Forms Order, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

March 20, 2017, SIS Website Address Change, Local Agency Conference Call, Zero Income Form Drop Down in SPIRIT, WIC Work Group (WWG) Meeting in Fairmont, March 2017 Pop Quiz, MAWA Announcements, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Training, April Biannual Forms Order, , December IT POP Quiz, Horizons in Clinical Lactation, Gold Lactation Breastfeeding Conference, Engaging Fathers Podcast Series, Weekly Risk Code Highlight 

March 13, 2017 Reallocation Requests, Formula Orders, Reports, SIS Website Address Change, April Biannual Forms Order, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

March 6, 2017 Super User Call, Local Agency Survey, Nutrition Training, SIS Website Address Change, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

February 2017

February 27, 2017, Reallocation Requests, MAWA Announcements 2017, Reports, March Nutrition Education Training, WIC Testimonials, WalMart System Update, Weekly Risk Code Highlight,

February 20, 2017, SIS is Currently Down, Harvest of the Month, March Nutrition Education Training, WIC Testimonials, Price Surveys, Wal-Mart System Update, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

February 13, 2017, State Office Closed, Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative, Label Change for Gerber Cereal, Certified Lactation Counselor Training, March Nutrition Education Training, March of Dimes Community Grants Program, Wal-Mart System Update, Price Surveys, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

February 6, 2017, WIC Testimonials, March Nutrition Education Training, Price Surveys, Outreach Tip of the Month: February, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

January 2017

January 30, 2017, Updated Seafood Guidance for Pregnant Women from FDA, Super User Call, Reminder for New Staff, Price Surveys, Time Study Deadline Approaching, Improved Feeding Practices, Among Infants Participating in WIC: WIC Works!, Outreach Tip of the Month: February, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

January 23, 2017, WIC Work Group Minutes, Breastfeeding Infrastructure Grant Request for Training and Travel, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Call, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

January 16, 2017, Local Agency Conference Call, Online Course: Addressing the Bigger Picture in Pediatric Settings-Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Sante Fe Community College (SFCC) Spring Nutrition Courses, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

January 9 2017, State Office Closed, Motivational Interviewing and Goal Setting Training, Staff Training Form, Reports, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

January 2 2017, Margo Stops, WIC Work Group, WIC Training, Infrastructure Grant Payment of Select Training, Time Study for January, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

December 2016

December 26, 2016, State Office Closed, WIC Work Group Meeting, Infrastructure Grant Payment of Select Training, WIC Training, Time Study Reminder for January, One Call Now Check-in, Updated Retailer Lists, Just for Fun, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

December 19, 2016 Office Closed, WIC Training, IT Pop Quiz October 2016, December Pop Quiz, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

December 12, 2016 Continuing Education Opportunities, Reports, Live Webinar Breastfeeding, Weekly Risk Code Highlight

December 5, 2016, Funding Available to attend the NWA Leadership Conference in Washington DC, Mountain Plains Regional USDA Nutrition Newsletter, WIC Training, Change in Obesity for 2-4 Years Olds, WIC CEU Opportunity, Weekly Risk Code Highlight


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