WIC Program Information

Who is Eligible to apply?

WIC is a nutrition program for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding or who have recently been pregnant, infants & children under age 5.

WIC provides the following at no cost:

healthy foods

nutrition education and counseling

breastfeeding support

referrals to health care, immunizations, and community services

To be income-eligible for WIC:

You must have a total household income equal to or less than the amounts shown in the WIC Income Guidelines OR you are income-eligible if you are currently receiving Medicaid, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP). However, you do not have to be on a public assistance program to qualify for WIC.

For a pregnant woman, each unborn baby counts as 1 extra person in the household size

Household Size

*WIC Income Eligibility Based on Income Intervals

Annual

Monthly

Twice-Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

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

If you have more than 8 people in your household, please call your local WIC office for details.

*Note: The gross (before taxes) wages on your check stubs based on how often you are paid (income interval) and household size will need to be less than or equal to the amounts in the chart to be income eligible for WIC.