Government, the Law, and Public Health Policy


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1.Discuss the presence of partnerships and collaborative relationships you are aware of at the WIC Center.
2.Identify a policy initiative of interest to you that would promote advocacy, or community change to address gaps between what you identify as community need for resources, supports, and services and what is available in your community.
3.Identify a method(s) you could use in a leadership role to disseminate your policy idea in order to have a positive impact on addressing community needs and support gaps in your community.

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