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Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0042

APD Costs Incurred by State Agencies Other Than Social Services Agencies

FNS has become aware of a growing trend in states to consolidate or centralize some or all of the state's IT services across departmental lines. Because these organizational changes can have unintended consequences for our Food Stamp and WIC state agencies, we think it prudent to remind states of FNS requirements regarding such arrangements.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0030

WIC Program Response to a Human Pandemic

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance to WIC state agencies in planning, preparing for and responding to the possibility of a human pandemic.

2007-5
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0026

WIC Policy Memorandum #2007-5 WIC Program Response to a Human Pandemic

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance to WIC state agencies in planning, preparing for and responding to the possibility of a human pandemic.

WIC 2007-5
Resource | Guidance Documents | FNS-GD-2007-0019

Value Enhancement Nutrition Assessment (VENA)

Value Enhancement Nutrition Assessment (VENA) 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0018

WIC Program Advanced Planning Document Policy Changes

The purpose of the memorandum is to set forth policy in the APD process for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. These policy changes and/or clarifications should lessen the burden of the current WIC APD process, and are effective immediately.

MPSF: WC-07-15-P
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0015

WIC Advanced Planning Document Policy Changes

The purpose of this memorandum is to set forth policy in the Advanced Planning Document process for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

WIC 2007-4
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0006

State Agency Model Systems Transfers

This policy memorandum outlines the requirements for the revised WIC Advance Planning Document process and provides additional guidance to state agencies that are interested in the transfer of a SAM system.

WIC 2007-2
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0001

Certification and Monthly Food Benefits Issuance Cycles and Reporting Monthly Participation on the FNS-798

This policy memo provides clarification of several program requirements regarding certification and monthly food benefits issuance cycles and reporting monthly participation on the WIC Financial Management and Participation Report (FNS-798).

WIC 2007-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0030

Interim Guidance On WIC Vendor Cost Containment

Attached is the Interim Guidance on WIC Vendor Cost Containment. This interim guidance is intended to assist state agencies in implementing the Vendor Cost Containment Interim Rule published in the Federal Register on Nov. 29, 2005.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0018

WPM #2006-5: Value Enhanced Nutrition Assessment-WIC Nutrition Assessment Policy

The VENA Guidance is intended to guide WIC state agencies in developing policies and procedures related to all aspects of nutrition assessment.

WIC 2006-5