WIC

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
  • Infants
  • 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
  • SS#
  • 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 facility allows us to easily coordinate care with health care providers and refer our clients to other services.

We offer 2 Convenient Locations

Westerly:

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

Hope Valley:

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.