WIC Foods

WIC Approved Foods ListWIC provides monthly WIC checks, that participants can take to the grocery store to purchase foods. Foods provided through the WIC checks include:

  • Fresh, canned and frozen fruits and vegetables
  • Whole wheat bread, pasta and rice
  • Juice
  • Cereal
  • Milk
  • Eggs
  • Peanut butter
  • Cheese (breastfeeding women only)
  • Bean, peas, lentils

Infants recieve infant cereal and baby food at 6 months of age. Moms and infants that breastfeed recieve additional foods including cheese for mom and baby meats for baby.

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For additional support with breastfeeding please see our Breastfeeding Resources.

We also provide vouchers, known as Farmers’ Market Checks, for fresh fruits and vegetables during the summer through local Farmers’ Markets.


“In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”
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