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     WIC

     

     

     

    WIC is a special food and nutrition program for women, infants and children. The food card, and other up to date WIC information can be found at the following link:

     

    Click here for the current WIC Food Card!
     
    Chippewa County Health Department - WIC Hours of Operation
     
    Monday                   8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Tuesday                  8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Wednesday             8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Thursday                 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Friday                      8:00 am - 4:30 pm
     
    (FALL Specialty Clinics 2nd Wednesday each month 9:30 - 5:30)

                   

    The Chippewa County Health Department conducts WIC clinics on a regular weekly schedule.The WIC program provides nutritious foods and education for pregnant women, non-breastfeeding moms for 6 months postpartum, breastfeeding moms up to one year after delivery, infants age newborn up to one year of age and children ages 1 up to five who meet the following guidelines:

     
    Live in Michigan
     
    Show a Medical or Nutritional Risk -This can include anemia, overweight, underweight,   an  underlying chronic disease, pregnancy, inadequate growth or inadequate diet.
     

    Meet Income Guidelines

     

      Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding support Click here for Chippewa County's Breastfeeding Resource Guide and dietitian counseling is provided and encouraged.
     
    For more information on the WIC program or to schedule an appointment for WIC, please contact the health department at 635-1566, option 1.
     
    In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination 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, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964(voice or TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.