The NWCHC Team
The Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
NWCHC WIC Services offer a nutrition program for pregnant women, new and breastfeeding moms, and children under the age of 5. The WIC nutrition program is designed to improve the health of participants during critical times of growth and development. The team at NWCHC provides women, and children healthy food and nutritional education in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. Our goal is to enhance the potential for all Women, Infants, and Children to enjoy a higher quality of life.
WIC clients have access to a variety of different benefits and services that promote a healthy future for their families:
- Benefits to buy healthy foods
- Breastfeeding support
- Tips for eating well
- Referrals for healthcare and to other community resources
NWCHC WIC Services are available to:
- Pregnant Women
- New moms, for up to six months after delivery
- Breastfeeding moms, for up to one year after delivery
- Children under the age of 5
NWCHC Services are available for all kinds of families. If you are a mother, father, grandparent, foster parent or legal guardian of a child under age five, you can apply for WIC Services. To find out how to enroll in WIC, or to see if you meet the income guidelines, please call us today at 406-283-6900.