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    WIC Community Health Workers

     

    Mission-

    To improve women's health and pregnancy outcomes by educating the community on important health issues related to women and families.

    The Tarrant County WIC Program has four Community Health Workers who educate and offer referrals to the public in hopes of improving women's health.

    Tarrant County WIC Community Health Workers offer presentations on topics that help mothers and families.

     

    Topics Include:

    Anger and stress management and domestic violence

    Environmental risk factors

    Important health issues, including obesity and eating disorders, maternal depression

    Chronic health problems

    Nutrition

    Physical health

    Unhealthy behaviors and their consequences

    Women’s Health Program

    Women’s health including breast health, reproductive health, and baby spacing

    Importance of fathers

     

    To schedule a presentation, please contact:

    Shannon Wingo, Area Coordinator at 817-321-5420

    Training session