California WIC Program (WIC) is a supplemental nutrition program for pregnant women, breastfeeding women, women who had a baby within the last six months, infants, and children under the age of five. One must meet income requirements, California residence requirement and have a nutritional risk that proper nutrition could help to improve.
Do You Qualify for California WIC?
To see if you may qualify, you must:
- A pregnant woman; OR
- An infant or child up to five years old; OR
- A mother of a baby up to six months old; OR A breastfeeding mother of a baby up to 12 months old.
- Meet income guidelines;
- Be a resident of California; and
- Be seen by a health professional at the WIC clinic.
If you think you may qualify, please call or write to your county health department to make an appointment.
California WIC Hotline: 1-800-852-5770
California WIC Program
Dept. of Public Health
P.O. Box 997375
Sacramento, CA 95899-7375
3901 Lennane Drive
Sacramento, CA 95834
Toll Free Number
1-888-WIC-WORKS or 1-888-942-9675
For more information, visit California WIC Program website, http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/wicworks/Pages/default.aspx