WIC http://kmuw.org en Shutdown Puts WIC Checks For Mothers In Jeopardy http://kmuw.org/post/shutdown-puts-wic-checks-mothers-jeopardy <p>If the shutdown of the federal government continues longer than two more weeks, 70,000 young mothers, babies and preschoolers in Kansas stand to lose access to some of the food they rely on.</p><p>KDHE has ordered local WIC offices to withhold checks for November and December until federal funding is assured.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">WIC checks are normally issued for three months at a time.</span></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 12:12:04 +0000 Bryan Thompson 24661 at http://kmuw.org