Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program
What is WIC?
WIC is a supplemental Nutrition Program that provides:
- Nutrition Education
- Breastfeeding Support
- Healthcare Referrals
- Checks for Healthy Foods
- Free Breastfeeding classes
WIC is for:
- Pregnant, Breastfeeding and Postpartum Women
- Children up to age 5
- Foster Children up to age 5
What is needed at first Appointment:
- Proof of Pregnancy (if applicable)
- Proof of Address (a recent piece of mail)
- Any picture ID
- 4 Weeks of Pay Stubs (if applicable)*
*If you receive Snap, Rite Care or Cash Assistance, you are automatically income eligible
What makes us Unique:
The Wood River Health Services WIC Program has a friendly, knowledgeable small team that allows our clients to build strong relationships with staff in a short amount of time. Our location in the health clinic allows us to easily coordinate care with health care providers and refer our clients to other services.
We offer 2 Convenient Locations
Tower Street Community Center
93 Tower Street, Westerly
Monday – 9:00-5:00
Tuesday – 10:30-7:00 (1st, 4th & 5th Tuesday of the month)
Wednesday – 9:30-5:30
Friday – 8:30-4:00
Wood River Health Services
823 Main Street, Hope Valley
Tuesday – 10:30-7:00 (2nd & 3rd Tuesday of the month)
Thursday – 8:00-4:00
This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider in accordance with USDA regulations. More info is available here.
Find WIC income guidelines here.