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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program Eligibility Criteria

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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program Eligibility Criteria

This dataset includes eligibility criteria for participation in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). 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.

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
More Informationmore_informationmore_informationTextAdditional information for specific criteria or link to data source if applicable
Eligibility RequirementgroupgroupTextEligibility category; values: Categorical, Residential, Income, Nutritional Risk
CriteriacriteriacriteriaTextSpecific eligibility criteria for meeting requirement
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