WIC


WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.  WIC helps families save money, eat well, learn about nutrition, and stay healthy.

Services

  • Health Screenings
  • Health and Nutrition Information
  • Healthy Foods
  • Help from licensed registered dieticians
  • Breastfeeding information and support
  • Referrals to health and social services

Eligibility

  • Resident of the State of Idaho
  • Are you one of the following:
    • Pregnant
    • Breastfeeding a child under one year of age
    • Just had a baby
    • Have an infant or child under the age of 5 years old
  • Have a nutritional need
  • Meet income guidelines below (effective July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016) :

  

Household
Members

 

 Maximum Gross Household Income

 

Per Month

Per Year

1

$1,815

$21,775

2

$2,456

$29,471

3

$3,098

$37,167

4

$3,739

$44,863

5

$4,380

$52,559

6

$5,022

$60,255

For each additional individual, add $7,696/year. One pregnant woman counts as 2 household members. 

Staff

  • Registered Dietician
  • Clinical Assistant
  • Maternal Health Nurse and Lactation Consultant 

Eligibility requirements vary between programs. To find out if you qualify for a particular program, please call (208) 686-1767 or (800) 325-7371 between the hours of 8am and 5pm.