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Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Services

We can help

  • Learn how to cook healthy, affordable food.
  • Buy healthy food from participating vendors and farmers markets.
  • Connect you to health and helpful services.
  • Support you and your breastfeeding needs, including providing quality electric breast pumps for mom's who return to work.
  • Understand your nutritional needs.
  • Screen for iron in your child's blood and measure growth development.
  • Prepare your child to be successful in school.

How this works

Your benefits provide you and your child with nutrition education, delicious and nutritious food choices and connections to helpful services. As long as you're in the WIC Program, we'll meet with you to celebrate the steps in your child's growth and learning, and preparing your family for what's next.

Who we help

Low-income women who are pregnant, moms, dads, grandparents, foster parents or guardians with infants, or children up to age five who are at nutrition risk.

Cost

Free to all qualified participants.

Where to apply for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Services

Bristol

Central Falls

Coventry

Cranston

East Providence

Hopkinton

Johnston

Newport

North Kingstown

North Providence

Pawtucket

Providence

South Kingstown

Tiverton

Warwick

West Warwick

Westerly

Woonsocket