Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
- Infants and Children age 1 to 5 years (including foster children)
- Pregnant Women
- Breastfeeding Mothers (up to 1 year)
- Postpartum Women (up to 6 months)
WIC is available to:
- low income pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women
- low income parent or guardian who is the sole provider of children under age five who are at nutritional risk and who are at or below 185 percent of the federal poverty level
- Special checks to buy healthy foods from WIC-authorized vendors – milk, eggs, bread, cereal, juice, peanut butter, and much more
- Information about nutrition and health to help you and your family eat well and be healthy
- Support and information about breastfeeding your baby
- Help in finding health care and other community services
WIC services are available to everyone regardless of age, race, religion, national origin, political belief, disability or sex.
WIC is available at all county health departments in the South Health District. For more information or to make an appointment, contact your local health department. Contact information can be found by clicking here and clicking your local health department.
Holly L. Rountree, RD, LD, Nutrition Services Director