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Food Assistance: WIC Faces Challenges in Providing Nutrition Services

GAO Report to Congressional Committees on Food Assistance: WIC Faces Challenges in Providing Nutrition Services.

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Food Assistance: Research Provides Limited Information on the Effectiveness of Specific WIC Nutrition Services

This report (1) identifies the number and nature of recent studies that have examined the effectiveness of three WIC services—nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and referral services—and (2) summarizes what the research shows about the effectiveness of these specific nutrition services. This report is the fourth in a series providing information on various aspects of WIC nutrition services as directed by the William F. Goodling Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act of 1998 (P.L. 105-336).

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Planning for WIC's Future Technology Needs: A Report to Congress

This report responds to a Congressional mandate for the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to establish a long-range plan for the development and implementation of State agency Information Systems (IS) in the WIC Program. In the development of this plan, FNS reviewed State agency system capabilities and consulted with the National WIC Association as well as systems experts. The WIC 5-Year Technology Plan included in this Report to Congress outlines the Agency’s goals, objectives, and strategies to address the current and future needs of WIC systems.

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Food Assistance: Performance Measures for Assessing Three WIC Services

GAO Report to Congressional Committees on Food Assistance: Performance Measures for Assessing Three WIC Services