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WIC Program Services

Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County

Appointment and Information Center

561-357-6007

1-877-693-6703

Days and Hours:

Monday, Wednesday
7:15 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday*, Friday
7:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
(*Except 1st Thursday Afternoon)

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. The WIC Program serves pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5.

Eligibility Determination:

Eligibility for the WIC Program is based on medical or nutrition factors and household income. The family’s gross income must not exceed 185% of the U.S. Poverty Income Guidelines. See if you are eligible for WIC, view the WIC Income Guidelines. An applicant currently receiving Medicaid, Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA), or Food Stamps automatically meets the income eligibility requirement. You do not have to be on public assistance to qualify for WIC. Who is eligible for WIC and How to Apply Medical Referral Form.

WIC provides at no cost:

  • Nutrition assessment

  • Nutrition education and counseling

  • Nutrition education groups

  • Breastfeeding information, breast pump loan program, counseling and technical support

  • Healthy foods such as:

    • Milk, cheese, eggs, cereal, whole grains, fruits and vegetables, juice, peanut butter, beans and baby foods.

  • New WIC Food Packages

Infants who are not breastfed will receive the Contract Infant Formulas.

Non-contract formulas, exempt infant formulas and medical foods with written request and appropriate medical documentation. Medical Documentation for Formula and Food Form

Referrals for healthcare, immunizations and other community services
WIC services are provided by Registered and Licensed Nutritionists, Nutrition Educators, Health Educators, Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and International Board Certified Lactation Consultants.

You can register to vote or update your voter registration at any WIC site or on-line. http://election.dos.state.fl.us/voter-registration/voter-reg.shtml

For more information, visit Florida WIC

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individuals income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at www.ascr.usda.gov, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 email at program.intake@usda.gov.

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.