WIC

WIC provides supplemental nutritious foods and individual nutrition assessment and counseling as an adjunct to good health care during critical periods of growth and development, in order to prevent the occurrence of health problems and improve the health status of pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women (up to six months); infants; and children up to age five years.

In accordance with Federal law and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

  1. Benefits
  2. Target Population
  3. File a Complaint

Benefits

The following benefits are provided to WIC participants:

  • Supplemental nutritious foods
  • Nutrition education and counseling at WIC clinics
  • Screening and referrals to other health, welfare and social services