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World Breastfeeding Week August 1st-7th

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week with CCHD! August 1st: WBW Walk 7pm Gibson Park August 4th: Milky Way Movie 5pm-7pm MSU-Heritage Hall Documentary expose about breastfeeding in the Unites States. This film empowers women to trust their body, their baby and themselves in their unique…

Breastfeeding Benefits

Breast milk is best for your baby, and the benefits of breastfeeding extend well beyond basic nutrition. In addition to containing all the vitamins and nutrients your baby needs in the first six months of life, breast milk is packed with disease-fighting substances that…

Get Breastfeeding Support from WIC

How Can WIC Help You with Breastfeeding? 5 Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs): Certified Lactation Counselors have successfully completed a 40 hour training course and passed a test administered by the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice. 1 Breastfeeding Peer Counselor: A breastfeeding counselor can…

CCHD Services Not Affected by Government Shutdown

Cascade City-County Health Department would like to clarify concerns about the federal government shutdown and its impact on CCHD services and programs. CCHD remains open, and all programs, including WIC, will continue to provide all of their services as usual. For more information, call…

WIC can Help You with Breastfeeding!

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week With Us! August 1-7, 2013 marks the global celebration of World Breastfeeding Week, an annual event that draws attention to the health impact of breastfeeding for both babies and mothers. On August 6 at 1pm, Cascade City-County Health Department’s (CCHD)…

WIC Office Closure

The Cascade City-County Health Department’s WIC office will be closed March 18, 21, and 22 from 8am to 1pm.

Breastfeeding: It Rocks!

  How Can WIC Help You With Breastfeeding? 5 Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs): CLCs have successfully completed a 40 hour training course and passed a test administered by the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice. 1 Breastfeeding Peer Counselor: A breastfeeding peer counselor can…

WIC Office Closed Nov. 16-27

The CCHD WIC Office will be closed from November 16 through November 27 for new computer system training. No food packages will be available for distribution during that time so clients will need to come in before November 16th. The WIC office will reopen…