Women, Infants and Children's Nutrition Program (WIC)
WIC has been helping families for over 30 years, preventing children's health problems and improving their health, growth and development. WIC children enter school ready to learn and show better cognitive performance.
To find out if you are eligible to become a WIC participant, please call your local health department, visit the Georgia Department of Public Health's WIC web page. WIC uses the same income guidelines as the school lunch program. All WIC services a free of charge. Clients must show proof of income, home address and identification at the first visit.
WIC Call Center
Have a question, need to schedule an appointment, or reschedule an appointment? Use our convenient WIC call center. The WIC call center is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and our courteous, professional staff can answer questions, schedule and re-schedule appointments, give directions, and make referrals for other services.
The toll-free WIC call center number is 1-855-262-7670*
* (WIC clients in Glynn and McIntosh counties only please call 267-0667).
Already on WIC? Go to http://www.nal.usda.gov/wicworks/Learning_Center/WICfood_recipes.html for recipes that use WIC foods.
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Link to the United States Department of Agriculture's Nondiscrimination Statement for Food and Nutrition Services Programs: http://www.fns.usda.gov/fns/non-discrimination.htm