Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

WIC stands for Women, Infants and Children. It is the Special Supplemental Nutrition eWIC App EnglishProgram for Women, Infants, and Children funded by the United States Department of Agriculture, commonly referred to as the WIC Program.

Who WIC is For

  • Breastfeeding women who have had a baby in the last 12 monthseWIC App Spanish
  • Infants
  • Pregnant women
  • Women who have had a baby in the last 6 months
  • Children up to 5 years of age

What WIC Provides

  • Breastfeeding support
  • Eating tips for you and your child
  • Health care referrals
  • Healthy foods

Eligibility

To be eligible, you or your child must:

  • Have a health risk factor based on:
    • Height and weight
    • Blood test for low iron
    • Health history
    • Diet history
  • Live in a household with income at or below WIC guidelines
  • Live in North Carolina

Non-Discrimination Statement

Non-Discrimination Statement (English)

Deaf, Hard of Hearing or Speech Disabilities Information

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339; or 800-845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Declaración de No-Discriminación

Aviso de No Discriminación (Español)