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Women, Infants and Children Program

WIC, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, provides nutritious foods, nutrition counseling, and referrals to health and other social services to participants at no charge. WIC serves low-income pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, and infants and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk.  For each U.S. state we have listed the contact information for the WIC program. Click on your state name in the box below to contact your state's WIC program.

Women, Infants, and Children Programs Listed by State

Alabama Montana
Alaska Nebraska
Arizona Nevada
Arkansas New Hampshire
California New Jersey
Colorado New Mexico
Connecticut New York
Delaware North Carolina
Florida North Dakota
Georgia Ohio
Hawaii Oklahoma
Idaho Oregon
Illinois Pennsylvania
Indiana Rhode Island
Iowa South Carolina
Kansas South Dakota
Kentucky Tennessee
Louisiana Texas
Maine Utah
Maryland Vermont
Massachusetts Virginia
Michigan Washington
Minnesota West Virginia
Mississippi Wisconsin
Missouri Wyoming

Additional Areas of Interest

You may find clicking on the following resource links very helpful:

Breast and Cervical Cancer Detection programs in each state provide free breast and cervical cancer screening services.

Child Health Insurance Program provides free health insurance.

Child Nutrition Programs provide access to nutrition information and free and low-cost food.

Child welfare agency for each state can help with pregnancy, parenting, and foster care.

Department of Education can provide you with information about school nutrition and pregnancy programs.

Department of Health can provide nutrition information and help as well as help with pregnancy and post-pregnancy concerns.

Early Head Start promotes healthy prenatal outcomes for pregnant women and helps with the development of very young children.

Food Banks distribute free food to those in need.

Food Stamp Program helps persons with low-incomes to obtain food.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program can help keep you and your child warm in winter and cool in summer.

Medicaid in each state can help you with answers about free services offered to you and your child.

Please visit our home page to read about our commitment to assist you and other pregnant women and birth mothers free of charge regardless of whether you place a child for adoption or intend on raising your child yourself.

Government Assistance Programs

As part of our commitment to assist you and other pregnant women and birth mothers free of charge regardless of whether you place a child for adoption or intend on raising your child yourself we have created a huge database of information we feel you will find helpful. Please click the following link to see our list of government assistance programs.