Raising a family can be challenging. WIC is here to help!
GIVE YOUR FAMILY A HEALTHY START!
Who is eligible?
- Pregnant women
- Women breastfeeding an infant up to the infant's first birthday
- Postpartum women up to six months after delivery or end of pregnancy
- Infants and children up to their fifth birthday
- Foster families and/or non-traditional caregivers
You or a friend may qualify for this program:
Note: A temporary decrease in income, such as during an unpaid maternity leave, may also qualify you and your family for WIC.
We're here for you!
Did you know WIC offers the following?
HEALTHY FOOD & NUTRITION TIPS We help families feed their kids nutritious meals by providing:
- Monthly benefits to buy food
- Nutrition education counseling
- Farmer's market coupons for fruits and vegetables
BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT We offer guidance for nursing moms:
- Advice on breastfeeding issues: positioning, latch, milk production, and returning to work
- Breast pumps and other nursing aids
A COMMUNITY OF EXPERTS AND PEERS We offer families support with a network of:
- Healthcare professionals
- Immunization services
- Additional social services
- Other families to share experiences and support
To check eligibility and schedule an appointment on-line, visit the WIC Client Connect website or call 1-800-432-4121 for more information.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
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