Who we are
For over 40 years, the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program has been the nation’s premier public health nutrition and breastfeeding program. WIC has 1.4 million participants in California and over 100,000 participants in San Diego County. Participants on WIC receive checks for nutritious foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to community resources.
Who is eligible?
- Pregnant women
- Breastfeeding women up to 1-year postpartum
- Non-breastfeeding women up to 6-months postpartum
- Infants and children under age 5
- Fathers, grandparents and foster parents of children under age 5
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Are you interested in having a WIC representative come to your office? Do you have other questions?
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