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Families

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Need some strategies to help your children grow at a healthy weight?
Click on the links below for the following resources: breastfeeding, responsive feeding, introducing solid foods, tackling picky eating, physical activity for babies and toddlers, ideas for cooking with young children, and screen time recommendations.

Nutrition Assistance Resources/Programs

Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

The Women, Infants and Children's program (WIC) is a supplemental food and nutrition program for pregnant women, new moms and children under 5 years old. WIC provides supplemental foods, financial assistance, and nutritional guidance and support to eligible families.

Learn more about WIC and how to apply

SNAP

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps, helps eligible individuals and families afford the cost of food at supermarkets, grocery stores and farmers’ markets.

Learn more about SNAP and how to apply

Hartford Farmer's Markets

Connecticut has over 100 farmers’ markets and can be found in virtually any town, seven days a week. There are several in Hartford that offer great selection of locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables!

Learn more about Farmer's Markets near you

Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

The Women, Infants and Children's program (WIC) is a supplemental food and nutrition program for pregnant women, new moms and children under 5 years old. WIC provides supplemental foods, financial assistance, and nutritional guidance and support to eligible families.

Learn more about WIC and how to apply

SNAP

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps, helps eligible individuals and families afford the cost of food at supermarkets, grocery stores and farmers’ markets.

Learn more about SNAP and how to apply

Hartford Farmer's Markets

Connecticut has over 100 farmers’ markets and can be found in virtually any town, seven days a week. There are several in Hartford that offer great selection of locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables!

Learn more about Farmer's Markets near you