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WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)

Extra Location for WIC Clients

WIC is at Fair Oaks the 1st and 3rd Tuesday every month (except Holidays) from 9:00AM – 3:00PM

What is WIC?

WIC is a supplemental nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children.  The WIC program provides at no charge:

Who is Eligible

  • Pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum women
  • Infants and children up to age 5 who live in Vermilion County, have a medical or nutritional health risk and meet income guidelines.

Click HERE for Current WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines.

What Foods Does WIC Provide?

Infants:

  • Iron-fortified formula*
  • Cereal
  • Jar fruits and vegetables
  • Jar meats for exclusively breast fed babies

*WIC promotes breastfeeding as the optimal source of nutrition for infants. Special infant formulas and medical foods may be provided when prescribed by a physician for a specified medical condition.

Women and Children:

  • Milk
  • Cheese
  • Juice
  • Eggs
  • Cereal
  • Peanut Butter
  • Dried Beans and Peas
  • Whole Wheat Bread or Brown Rice/Soft Corn Tortillas or Oatmeal
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Exclusively Breastfeeding Women also get canned tuna or salmon

What to Bring to Your WIC Appointment

  • WIC ID card (if one has already been issued)
  • Child(ren) if for Certification or Follow-up
  • Birth Certificate for new infant or child(ren)
  • Immunization Records for infant or children
  • Social Security card
  • Driver License or other picture ID for parent
  • Proof of Pregnancy (slip from the doctor or health clinic with due date included)
  • Proof of Income (Bring one)
    • 2 most recent check stubs for each household member that works
    • 1040 form, W-2 form
  • Proof of Address (Bring one)
    • utility bill
    • current piece of mail (within last 60 days)
    • lease or rent receipt
    • No Post Office Box addresses accepted.

Hours for WIC: M, T, W, F:  8am – 4:30pm
Thursday:  11am – 7:00pm

Walk-In Wednesdays – No appointment needed.  Call if you have questions.  

Extra Location for WIC:  1st and 3rd Tuesday every month (except Holidays) from 9:00AM – 3:00PM  

For an Appointment contact WIC