WIC provides nutrition education and “checks” to purchase nutritional foods designed to supplement the family food budget. The program is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to five (5) years old who have a health risk (such as anemia, underweight, overweight or history of pregnancy complications) can receive:
- nutrition education through a group or individually
- screening for nutritional risks
- growth monitoring
- referral to local health and human services
Who Qualifies? Pregnant women, new moms up to one-year postpartum,For more information in the WIC program or to make an appointment, please call:
(520) 724-7777 children up to five (5) years of age can qualify for the food packages.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement / Declaración de No Discriminación USDA
Additional Pima County Health Department Services
Nutritional Programs - A listing of nutritional programs Family Support - Connecting families with parenting assistance at no cost
New Moms - Providing support for first-time pregnant women
Healthy Children - Education and support for pregnant and postpartum women
Child Immunizations - For children in need of vaccinations
Birth Control - Women's health and family planning