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Polk County Public Health

WIC - Supplemental Nutrition Program

816 Marin Ave, Ste 125, Justice Center Bldg, Crookston, MN, 56716-2148

Distance: 1234 Miles

(218) 281-1673

Website

https://www.co.polk.mn.us/319/Women-Infants-Children-WIC

Service Details

Description

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a nutrition program that assists eligible low income pregnant women, new mothers, babies and young children to eat well, learn about nutrition, and stay healthy.


WIC services include:
* Nutrition information for having a healthy pregnancy and for feeding your family
* Support for breastfeeding
* Nutritious foods, including fruits and vegetables, whole grains, milk, eggs and more
* Referrals to other health and/or social services for you and your family


Find grocery stores where you can use your WIC Card


See foods available through WIC


See how to use your WIC Card


Additional Information

Also offers breastfeeding information and referral


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Medical Services
    • Nutrition assessment and/or counseling 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • Female 
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Who is eligible for WIC?
* Women who are pregnant or have been pregnant within the past 6 months
* Breastfeeding women (within the first year of birth)
* Infants, birth to 1 year, and children, from 1 year of age to their 5th birthday


Parents (and foster parents or guardians) of children under 5 years of age can apply for their children.


To be eligible for WIC in Minnesota, a family must also:
* Be living in Minnesota. Apply in the county where you live.


* Meet WIC income guidelines, or be enrolled in another program such as MinnesotaCare.


Find out if you might be eligible


Application Instructions

Find a WIC clinic near you and schedule an appointment


Bring to your appointment:
* All children under 5 years old
* Proof of identity for each woman and child
* Proof of all income for the family
* Proof of address


More information about what to bring and expect


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Polk County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 281-3385
Toll Free (800) 823-2858

Last Update

6/30/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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