WIC is a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children. District 4 provides WIC services FREE for eligible:
- Infants and children 1-5 years old
- Pregnant women
- Postpartum women (up to 6 months)
- Breastfeeding mothers (up to 1 year)
If you are a current member of the District 4 WIC program, you can make an appointment by calling 706.298.6080 or 770.722.0633.
All WIC participants must be at nutritional risk and have financial need. Click here to see the national WIC-eligibility requirements.
About the Program
WIC benefits individuals and families in need by increasing access to healthy foods, providing breastfeeding support, promoting low-risk births, and offering cost-savings to health care.
At WIC appointments, participants will get personalized nutritional advice from our friendly and welcoming staff of health experts. We will check height, weight and screen for anemia to track growth and development. Your appointment may also include breastfeeding support and advice.
Our WIC services include:
- Nutrition education
- Growth evaluations
- Food benefits to use at thousands of local grocery stores
- Cooking classes
- Breastfeeding peer counselors
- Wellness resources
- Referrals to other health services you may be eligible for
Only WIC participants are eligible to receive these benefits.
To see if you are eligible, apply for our program today!
To apply for WIC, complete and submit the WIC Online Intake Form. One of District 4’s WIC clinics will contact you to complete pre-clinic screening, see if you are eligible for services, and schedule an appointment. You can also contact the District 4 WIC program directly to apply—call 706.298.6080.
USDA is an equal opportunity provider. Click here to learn more.