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Community partners are important in connecting families to WIC. Through referrals and consistent messaging, partners are an integral part in building healthy communities.
This page is intended to be a resource for our community partners. For more information, contact your local WIC clinic, or call the state WIC office at 971-673-0040.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Online courses for partners
The Oregon Nutrition & Health Screening Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is excited to share our eLearning training resources with you. The topics emphasize nutrition, breastfeeding, and participant-centered services. These courses were originally designed for WIC staff, but are applicable to those in the field of maternal and child nutrition, breastfeeding, early childhood education, and dietetics.
Steps to get started:
- Read this introduction letter to partners
- Visit our Training Module and Online Courses page to:
- register in the DHS/OHA Learning Center
- read about technical requirements and troubleshooting for online courses.
Examples of WIC Partner Collaborations
In Oregon, the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition and Health Screening Program is part of the Oregon Health Authority. WIC is a premier public health nutrition program that provides nutrition and health education, healthy foods and other services for women, infants and children in Oregon.