What is WIC?
WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC provides the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care.
How do I apply for WIC?
WIC Prescreening Tool to see if you might be eligible for WIC.
To apply for WIC, you need to contact a local WIC office. Find the local phone number in the list or call 1-800-342-3556 and the operator will provide you with the local phone number. There is also a list of Florida's County Health Department's websites.
The local WIC office will give you a date and time for a WIC certification visit. At this visit, the household income and the medical/nutrition status of each applicant will be reviewed. On that day, you will find out if you and your children are eligible for WIC.
USDA Non-Discrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
To file a complaint
of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400
Independence Avenue, S.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
toll free (866) 632-9992
(Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may
contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800)
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
If you suspect
someone is misusing or abusing WIC program benefits, please call Toll Free to