The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children is funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is operated through local health departments, satellite and mobile clinics in Virginia. The Virginia WIC Program serves low-income pregnant, lactating and postpartum women and children up to age five.
General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Virginia; a pregnant, breastfeeding and/or postpartum woman; an infant or child up to 5 years of age; and individually determined by a health professional to be at nutrition risk.
In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
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Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.
To apply, set up an appointment at the WIC clinic closest to you:
Program Contact Information
To learn more about the Virginia WIC program, visit the VA WIC website at:http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/ofhs/DCN/wic/
You can also call the VA Department of Health toll-free at:1-888-942-3663