Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

WIC Eligibility Information

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), or SNAP. However, you do not have to be on a public assistance program to qualify for WIC.

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

Effective from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016

Size of Household
Montlhy income before taxes and deductions
1
$1,815
2
$2,456
3
$3,098
4
$3,739
5
$4,380
6
$5,022
7
$5,663
8
$6,304
9
$6,946
10
$7,587
11
$8,228
12
$8,870
13
$9,511
14
$10,152
15
$10,794
16
$11,435
Each additional
family member, add
+642