Follow our WIC projects
Nava envisions a future where digital tools make it easier for families to receive benefits through the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). With the support of our philanthropic funders, we are working to ease WIC access through modernization. Follow along as we share what we learn with the larger WIC community.
News and past events
Learning Session: Plain language
Learn and share best practices for writing about WIC in plain language for use on websites, outreach materials, and participant-facing technology.
WIC Demonstration Day Three
Nava PBC and the state of Montana will host our third webinar to share progress and learnings of our demonstration project.
WIC Demonstration Day Two
Nava PBC and the state of Montana will host our second webinar to share progress and learnings of our demonstration project.
Learning Session: Measurement and data-driven implementation
Learn and share best practices for measuring the progress and success of your technology project in achieving desired program outcomes.
WIC Demonstration Day One
Nava and the state of Montana will host our first webinar to share progress and learnings of our demonstration project.
Unlocking technology for WIC with the state of Montana
Nava, with the support of Schmidt Futures and technical assistance from the WIC program in Montana, is unlocking modernization for Montana WIC.
How our work with Montana WIC demonstrated the value of a national API standard
A national API standard can help fuel modernization to improve the WIC experience for staff, participants, and applicants.
How to build a participant advisory council
Learn how to bolster your user research and design more effective services by forming a participant advisory council.
Designing an eligibility screener tool for Montana WIC
Nava worked with Montana’s Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) agency to help ease the enrollment process.
Designing an API prototype for Montana WIC
Nava worked with the state of Montana’s WIC agency to build an API prototype, helping ease data management and informing a national API standard.
Power your mission: How to build technology
Learn our guiding principles for managing a human-centered technology build, like setting your project up for success or using a modular approach.
The WIC Technology Resource Group
The WIC Technology Resource Group formed in 2021 as a partnership between the National WIC Association (NWA) and Nava, a government technology consultancy and public benefit corporation, with contributions from Code for America, a nonprofit focused on digital tools for government. The goal of this partnership is to leverage the deep expertise of the WIC community with modern technology practices to meet the WIC participants’ needs.
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