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WIC-Women, Infants & Children

Florida Department of Health in DeSoto County

WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children.
WIC provides the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and
counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care and community

What does WIC Provide?

• Nutrition education and counseling

• Nutritious foods

• Breastfeeding education and support

• Referrals for health care and other community services

 Who is Eligible for WIC?

• Breastfeeding women

• Infants or children under 5 years of age

• Pregnant women

• Women who have recently been pregnant    

How do you qualify for WIC?

• Meet WIC income guidelines OR receive Medicaid, Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) or Food Assistance.

• Be at nutritional risk

How Do I Apply for WIC?

Call Us at (863) 491-7580