By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WASHINGTON COUNTY (KDKA) – The Allegheny County Health Department will no longer be the local provider for the “Women, Infants, and Children” program.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Receives Proclamation From Allegheny Co. Council
The program will soon fall under “Blueprints” a non-profit based in Washington County.READ MORE: 6-Year-Old Boy From Butler County In Fight For His Life Searches For Bone Marrow Match
“Blueprints” will become the local provider for the program on January 1, 2022.
That program works to solve issues relating to education, affordable housing, career development, and ending poverty.MORE NEWS: Charges Pending Against Brownsville Student Accused Of Reporting Gun In Prank Call
The Allegheny County Health Department says WIC will continue to offer the same services and may add other enhanced ones, as well.