Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
The Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program is a Federal program that provides food and nutrition information to pregnant, postpartum, breastfeeding women, infants and children under the age of 5.
- Breastfeeding support
- Nutrition education and information
- Nutritious foods
- Referrals to other Public health, community, and health services as needed
- Participants must be residents of the state of Wisconsin.
- Pregnant women or new mothers, infants up to age 1, or children up to the age of 5 who are income eligible. (Eligibility guidelines are set by the government and change each year)
Where do I go?
WIC is administered to our community through a partnership with the Cudahy Health Department. The Greenfield Health Department serves as a satellite clinic.
WIC clinics are held 6 times a month at our facility.
- 8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
- 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Mondays and 1st, 2nd, & 4th Tuesdays
- 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (on same dates as WIC appointments)
- Greenfield & Cudahy WIC Programs
What do I bring along to my first appointment?
- Current proof of income
- Paycheck stub for all working in the household or a letter from your employer
- Tax return if self employed
- Unemployment form or copy of check
- Notice of Decision letter for food stamps, medical assistance or W2
- Forward Card (Title 19 card for medical assistance, Healthy Start or Badger Care)
- Identification for the persons being certified and for the guardian
- Drivers license
- Birth certificate
- Old WIC folder
- Infant crib card, bracelet or hospital certificate (not Social Security cards)
- Immunization records if available
- Proof of Pregnancy
- The completed WIC questionnaires
- The person being certified
At the appointment there will be:
- Blood testing
- Food vouchers issued
- Forms to fill out
- Nutrition assessment and counseling
- Weight and height measurement