Door County WIC Program

Door County WIC Program Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition Program The purpose of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is to promote and maintain the health and well-being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children.

WIC provides supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition and breastfeeding information, and referral to other health and nutrition services. WIC promotes and supports breastfeeding.

Operating as usual

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Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe by Tasty
10/18/2021
Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe by Tasty

Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe by Tasty

Here's what you need: small acorn squashes, onion, celery, olive oil, salt, pepper, fresh rosemary, garlic, sausage, apple, panko breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese

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10/07/2021

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Many farmer’s markets are still up and running in Wisconsin! Since farmer’s market checks are now distributed per individual person, rather than by family, 𝗺𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝘀𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘂𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀 𝘂𝗽 𝗯𝘆 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗲𝗻𝗱 𝗼𝗳 𝗢𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿.

The Farmer’s market is a great way for your kids to learn about local farms, healthy food, and the food cycle! Talk to your local WIC agency to learn more. WICMomStrong.com #HealthyFoodHealthyKids #FarmFreshForYou

10/07/2021
Have any good ideas for kids or adults lunchboxes? Share in the comments below!
10/01/2021
6 Elevated Adult Lunchboxes

Have any good ideas for kids or adults lunchboxes? Share in the comments below!

Elevated healthy adult lunchboxes 6 ways featuring hilo life almond flour tortilla chips.

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09/28/2021

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Who’s enjoyed visiting the farmer’s market this year? Luckily, there are still many Wisconsin markets happening throughout September and October – 𝗱𝗼𝗻’𝘁 𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗴𝗲𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗳𝗮𝗿𝗺𝗲𝗿’𝘀 𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗲𝘁 𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗰𝗸𝘀, which are distributed by individual, rather than by family! They expire at the end of October.

Talk to your local agency to learn more. WICMomStrong.com #HealthyFoodHealthyKids #FarmFreshForYou

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09/21/2021

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WIC moms and dads, don’t forget! Each eligible family member can receive a check to use at your farmers’ market this summer – make sure to use them before they expire at the end of October!

Check out these different apple varieties, many of which you can find at your local farmer’s market. WICMomStrong.com #HealthyFoodHealthyKids #FarmFreshForYou

Energy Services Inc, Get Heating and Cooling Assistance
09/16/2021
Energy Services Inc, Get Heating and Cooling Assistance

Energy Services Inc, Get Heating and Cooling Assistance

Energy Services, Inc. is to provides limited income families with the services and assistance necessary to prevent and or alleviate energy-related emergencies.

Check out this website to find your favorite apple variety and when it will be ripe in Wisconsin!https://www.waga.org/Ri...
09/10/2021
When Do Apples Ripen in Wisconsin

Check out this website to find your favorite apple variety and when it will be ripe in Wisconsin!
https://www.waga.org/Ripening

Use the handy chart to find out when your favorite variety becomes ripe in Wisconsin. Remember, apples ripen at different times in different parts of the state. Check with your nearby orchard to be sure.

Check out this quick and easy tutorial by our very own health educator, Megan, on how to make homemade applesauce
09/10/2021
Homemade Applesauce

Check out this quick and easy tutorial by our very own health educator, Megan, on how to make homemade applesauce

The Mission of the Door County Public Health Department is to provide and coordinate services to create a healthy future for all Door County residents,

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Grab your kids and try this fun activity!

#healthydoorcounty #funwithfood #wiharvestofthemonth

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08/19/2021

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Curious about the flavors of different apple varieties? Here’s a chart to help you choose which apples your little one will like best! 🍏🍎

Remember: each eligible family member can receive a check to use at your farmers’ market this summer! Talk to your local WIC agency to learn more. WICMomStrong.com #HealthyFoodHealthyKids #FarmFreshForYou

Don't forget you can also use your Farm Market checks to purchase locally grown herbs!
08/13/2021

Don't forget you can also use your Farm Market checks to purchase locally grown herbs!

Give your water some personality! Jazz it up by adding slices of fruit or fresh herbs like mint, rosemary or basil. More beverage tips: https://go.usa.gov/xFm9S

08/12/2021
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Simple and delicious!

#healthydoorcounty #wiharvestofthemonth #freshfood

Breastfeeding Basics for New Moms
08/10/2021
Breastfeeding Basics for New Moms

Breastfeeding Basics for New Moms

Breast milk's unique antibodies help protect infants from numerous illnesses and diseases. Breastfeeding also helps reduce a nursing mother's risk of diabetes, breast and ovarian cancers and post-partum depression.

08/09/2021
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08/06/2021

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National Breastfeeding Month honors and celebrates all the parents who are (or have been) breastfeeding their little ones! You are brave, strong, and an amazing parent. Shout out to YOU! 🤱🏻🤱🏽🤱🏼

#NationalBreastfeedingMonth #WICMomStrong https://fal.cn/3hc6C

El Mes Nacional de la Lactancia Materna honra y celebra a todas las madres que amamantan o han amamantado a sus pequeños! Eres una mamá valiente, fuerte e increíble. ¡Disfruta tu día! 🤱🏻🤱🏽🤱🏼
#NationalBreastfeedingMonth #WICMomStrong https://fal.cn/3hc6C

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08/06/2021

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Tell your friends: this weekend is the Virtual Latch On!

August is National Breastfeeding Month, and we want to celebrate by having all the moms in Wisconsin breastfeed at the same time.

So this weekend, post a picture of yourself breastfeeding on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter and use #LetsLatchWI and #WICSpeaksBF to spread the word!

Here’s a link to the event: https://bit.ly/3hjbiNH
#WICspeaksBF #BreastMilk #WICSpeaksBF #WICBreastfeeding #Breastfeeding #NationalBreastfeedingMonth #ThrivingBabyThursdays

Follow the link in the original post for this great opportunity!
08/05/2021

Follow the link in the original post for this great opportunity!

Join Jessica Skinner, DCMC Registered Nurse and Lactation Consultant and Julie Neuchter TODAY on Facebook Live at 4 p.m. to discuss the theme for World Breastfeeding Week - Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility.

Log on to the Door County Medical Center page and wait for the video to begin. The video will also be recorded and available for viewing at a later time on the dcmedical.org website.

#WBW2021 #breastfeeding4publichealth# [email protected] @WorldHealthOrganization(WHO)
#WBW2021 #ProtectBreastfeeding #breastfeeding #worldbreastfeedingweek2021 #protectbreastfeedingtogether #warmchain4breastfeeding #breastfeeding4publichealth

https://www.facebook.com/events/897941640931731

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08/05/2021

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Offer up this colorful fruit salad for a kid-friendly snack. #easy #yummy #healthy #momstrong 🍊🥝🍌
08/03/2021

Offer up this colorful fruit salad for a kid-friendly snack. #easy #yummy #healthy #momstrong 🍊🥝🍌

Offer up this colorful fruit salad for a kid-friendly snack. #easy #yummy #healthy #momstrong 🍊🥝🍌

I'm a couple days late on this but I had to share anyways! ❤️🥑* sliced in a taco* mashed on toast* diced with leftover c...
08/02/2021

I'm a couple days late on this but I had to share anyways! ❤️🥑
* sliced in a taco
* mashed on toast
* diced with leftover chicken breast or tuna
* eating it with a spoon right out of the peel
* diced on top of eggs
* good ole' guacamole
THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS! 🥑

Did you know that avocados have the most fiber of any fruit (about 4.6 grams)? Fiber helps your child’s digestion and is part of a healthy diet. Plus, avocados are a delicious addition to any taco, smoothie, or salad!

Pick up some avocados at your local grocery store this week 🥑 #AvocadoLove #AvocadosGuac WICMomStrong.com

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08/02/2021

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Have you heard about our Virtual Latch On event? It’s from August 6th to August 8th and any parent in Wisconsin can join! Whether you’re just starting to breastfeed or want to support other parents who are breastfeeding, everyone is welcome. Visit our event page for all the details! https://bit.ly/3hjbiNH #LetsLatchWI #WICSpeaksBF
#WICBreastfeeding #BreastfeedingMoms #BreastMilk #NationalBreastfeedingMonth

What a neat idea! Be sure to click the post to find some super helpful tips and fun ideas 🌞
07/29/2021
Picnic with Your Toddler

What a neat idea! Be sure to click the post to find some super helpful tips and fun ideas 🌞

If you struggle to get your toddler or preschooler to eat at the kitchen table why not take it outside and enjoy a picnic?

What a tasty idea for using some fresh produce from the Farm Market!
07/27/2021

What a tasty idea for using some fresh produce from the Farm Market!

What a tasty idea for using some fresh produce from the Farm Market!

Address

421 Nebraska St
Sturgeon Bay, WI
54235

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
Friday 8am - 4:30pm

Telephone

(920) 746-2237

Products

•Fruits and vegetables (fresh, frozen, canned).
•100% juice.
•Whole wheat/whole grain foods: 100% whole wheat bread, brown rice, soft corn or whole wheat tortillas.
•Beans, peas, lentils (canned or dried).
•Peanut butter.
•Canned fish (light tuna or pink salmon).
•Milk, eggs, cheese.
•Infant cereals, fruits and vegetables, and meats.

Formulas and Medical Nutritionals:
•Standard contract formulas.
•Exempt (special) formulas for infants and children with special needs.
•Medical foods for children and women with special needs.

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