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Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition Program

How to Apply for WIC?





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WIC Main Office

(628) 217-6890


What's New at WIC

The WIC card is here!


WIC Participant Resources

Nutrition Education Online


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What WIC provides

How to apply for WIC

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Do I qualify?

You may qualify for WIC if:

You are pregnant, breastfeeding, recently had a baby, or have an infant or children under the age of 5 years

Your family income meets the WIC income guidelines

You or your child receive Medi-Cal, CalWORKs (TANF) or CalFresh (SNAP) benefits.

Babies and children cared for by their fathers, grandparents or other guardians, or foster parents may also be eligible.


Working and migrant families are welcome to apply!



How to apply:

Choose any of the following:

  • • Call our WIC main office at (628) 217-6890.
  • • Call or visit one of our WIC Clinics to make an appointment.



What do I bring to my first WIC appointment?

Each person who will be enrolling into the WIC program

Identification — such as California ID, driver’s license, birth certificate, social security card, Medi-Cal card, etc. for all applicants

Proof of address — a document verifying your current address

Proof of income — current documents such as, paycheck, tax return, letter from employer or Medi-Cal Card