WIC - Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Education Program
To safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk.
What we do
Assess the nutritional status of our participants.
Assist in purchasing healthy foods based on clients' nutritional needs.
Educate mothers and families on health eating, and referrals to healthcare.
Expand the use of fruit and vegetable vouchers to allow their use at WIC approved Farmer's Markets statewide.
Offer referrals to needed medical and social services in the community.
Support breastfeeding mothers with medical necessity , or upon returning to work or school, by providing free hospital-grade, electric breast pumps.