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Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

WIC is a nutrition program for low-income women who are pregnant, recently had a baby, or are breastfeeding, and for children up to age five.  WIC helps children when they are growing the most and can help families develop life long healthy habits.

WIC provides

  • Nutritious foods
  • Nutrition education
  • Breastfeeding support and assistance
  • Referrals to other community agencies

Eligibility

You are eligible to receive WIC services if you:

  • Are a pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum woman, infant or child under 5 years old
  • Have a nutritional need (determined at the first WIC appointment)
  • Have a family income at or below 185% of the federal poverty level

State of Illinois WIC Program
WIC INCOME ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES
(Effective from July 1, 2020 to June 20, 2021)

Persons in Family or Household SizeAnnualMonthlyTwice- MonthlyBi-WeeklyWeekly
1$23,606$1,968$984$908$454
2$31,894$2,658$1,329$1,227$614
3$40,182$3,349$1,675$1,546$773
4$48,470$4,040$2,020$1,865$933
5$56,758$4,730$2,365$2,183$1,092
6$65,046$5,421$2,711$2,502$1,251
7$73,334$6,112$3,056$2,821$1,411
8$81,622$6,802$3,401$3,140$1,570
Each add'l family+$8,288+$691+$346+$319+$160

Frequently Asked Questions

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Contact Us

Phone: 815-748-2402

Fax: 815-748-2490

Walk-in Hours:  Monday -Friday, 8:00 am – 11:00 am & 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm.

Appointment Only / Citas Solamente

Services are by appointment only until further notice. For services please call 815-758-6673.

Citas solamente hasta nuevo aviso. Para servicios favor de llamar 815-758-6673.