Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

About WIC


  • WIC is a nutrition and breastfeeding program that helps families eat well and stay healthy.
  • WIC provides nutrition education through and one-on-one counseling about food, nutrition, and breastfeeding.
  • WIC gives food benefits to buy healthy foods, including fresh fruits and vegetables, milk, protein foods, whole grains, cereals, infant foods and more.
  • WIC also helps with referrals to other health and social services

WIC Clinics Temporarily Closed

All Washington County WIC clinics are closed to in-person visits. WIC is still open and available to serve you over the phone. Please call 651-430-6658 to schedule an appointment or have questions answered.

If WIC staff have asked you to submit proof of identity, residency, income or measurements from your doctor or clinic, please email to: PHEMailbox-WIC@co.washington.mn.us

Food Benefits 

Food benefits can often times be loaded on your eWIC card by phone if you talk with a nutritionist. A phone appointment may be necessary prior to loading benefits. Call 651-430-6658 to schedule an appointment or with questions. 


How to Apply


If you live in Washington County, call the WIC program at, 651-430-6658, to see if you qualify and to schedule an appointment.


This Institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider


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