California WIC Association Believes That Black Lives Matter. Read about our reinforced commitment to dismantling systemic racism, challenging individual and organizational implicit bias, and building bridges to health equity by visiting our work in progress (see button below).
State WIC programs and USDA are working feverishly to make adjustments to enable families to continue to receive WIC benefits, even more critical due to the impact of COVID-19. Local agencies are working with their local organization’s response to COVID-19 and also being mindful of staff wellness.
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2020 Annual Conference & Trade Show
August 24th – 28th, 2020 – VIRTUAL!
Empowered California Families! Unite, Inspire, Uplift focuses on Empowered providers who Empower WIC families and communities, even during stressful times. Our goal is to Unite and Inspire within our agencies and community circles and Uplift as we do our outreach and provide services. Please join us from the comfort of home or the convenience of the office, to connect, collaborate, and network with WIC staff and community partners from across the state. More info coming soon!
The U.S. Census Bureau announced that it has moved the end date to September 30, 2020, thus significantly shortening their in-field operations. This is also the new deadline for self-response. You can still self-respond online by going to https://t.co/ULY43y5WcY. https://t.co/jymWMp7cOD
Help ensure resources come back to your family by taking the Census! If you haven’t responded yet, you should be receiving a form in the mail. But please know, you can participate online now at https://t.co/xuHLtAmgct or by calling 844-330-2020. #CaliforniaForAll #ICount https://t.co/2ZLbhia1nP
Almost all employees are required to pay into the State Disability Insurance program, and yet millions of us have no job protection. We should be able to take care of our loved ones without the added stress of losing our jobs. Please support #SB1383! @LorenaAD80
Being counted in the Census is a form of racial and social justice. Go to https://t.co/xuHLtAmgct to take it now! If you don't have a Census ID, you can still complete your form. The Census can be filled out from any device with an Internet connection. #CaliforniaForAll #ICount https://t.co/lGDhCx9wAZ
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