Utah Department of Health Women Infants and Children Program


We want you to be an active part of the WIC Nutrition Program. WIC values the important role you have in the life of your child. You can apply for your children under the age of five and bring them to their appointments. You can be a single dad or a married dad. You can be a working dad - ask your local WIC office about early morning, evening or lunchtime appointments.

WIC provides information about feeding children, shopping and cooking tips, parenting ideas, recipes and more. We can also help you find resources in your community or area.

Dads may find the following links interesting:

All materials and referrals to resources are provided by the Utah WIC Nutrition Program for informational purposes only and do not constitute medical advice or endorsements of any particular products, services, messages, organizations or entities, or claims and representations as to their quality, content or accuracy or merchantibility or fitness for any particular usage, application or purpose.

Filled with practical advice for dads. It's especially useful for first-time dads.

National Center for Fathering

Loads of interesting things for Dads on health, cooking with kids, a chat room and more.

FatherNet produces information on the importance of fathers, fathering and how fathers can be good parents and parent educators. It includes research, policy and opinion documents to inform users about the factors that support and hinder men's involvement in the lives of children.

Information and support for fathers raising children with special health care needs and developmental disabilities.

DADs provides tools to strengthen father-daughter relationships and to transform the pervasive cultural messages that value daughters more for how they look than for who they are.

Provides articles, resources and humor for all dads.

Fatherville is a resource for fathers...by fathers and about fathers. They are here to encourage and support dads as they make their journey down the road called fatherhood.

Fatherwork provides stories, ideas, and activities to encourage generative fathering. Harold B. Lee stated that "the most important...work you and I will ever do will be within the walls of our own homes".


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Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:program.intake@usda.gov.

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