Benefits

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At WIC, you are will receive a variety of different benefits and services:

Healthy Foods

  • Fresh fruits and vegetables
  • Milk, cheese and more
  • Cereal and other whole grains
  • Peanut butter, beans and more

Foods are purchased a local grocery stores.  For more information about WIC foods, click here.

Nutrition Education

Tips, tricks, recipes and more tailored to you and your family’s needs about nutrition. Individual or group options available.

Registered Dietitians

Registered dietitian nutritionists are available to provide personalized care plans based on specific nutritional needs.

Breastfeeding Counseling and Support

Breastfeeding your baby provides perfect nutrition and mom and baby benefits that will last a lifetime.  Breastfeeding is nature’s health plan.  Let our WIC staff support you, to get breastfeeding off to a good start.

Breastfeeding Classes

Southwest District Health WIC program staff offers breastfeeding support classes for all expectant moms.  The classes cover breastfeeding basics, baby behaviors and safe sleep.

Peer Counselor Program

Mom to mom support for breastfeeding support is available for WIC participants. A breastfeeding support peer counselor for the WIC Program is a woman who has personal breastfeeding experience and has specialized training from WIC. A breastfeeding support peer counselor can give breastfeeding information and support to new mothers so they may achieve their breastfeeding goals. For more information, call 455-5330.

Referrals to Local Resources

Help finding healthcare and other community services and programs.

Non-Discrimination Statement

USDA is an equal opportunity provider. USDA es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.  To read full statement, click here.

Non-Discrimination Statement

USDA is an equal opportunity provider. USDA es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.  To read full statement, click here.