HAWAII WIC PROGRAM BACKGROUND In its concern over the high infant mortality rate in the United States and the health and nutritional status of pregnant women and young children, Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Services is a nutrition program that provides qualifying families with health education, supplemental foods, and referrals. The program serves pregnant and breastfeeding women, infants, and children under the age of five. For information on WIC services go to the WIC Website.Clinic sites in the Hawaii District are located in Hilo, Honokaa, Waimea, Kohala, Kailua-Kona, and Kealakekua. For information on locations go to Island Of Hawaii Locations.
breastfeeding women, nutrition risk, health and nutrition