WIC

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a variety of nutritious foods, breastfeeding support, assistance and education, nutrition counseling, health referrals, and infant formula.
ObjectivesA proper diet during pregnancy can increase chances of having a healthy baby. Infants and children who are on WIC have improved growth and Physical development and lower the incident for anemia. Good nutrition, supported by the WIC Program, helps children grow up strong and healthy.
LocationProwers County
Geographic AreaReg6, Prowers County
 
Client Information
EligibilityWomen who are:

•Pregnant
•Breastfeeding
•Postpartum (up to 6 months after delivery)
•Infants Up to 1 year of age
•Children Up to age 5
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed During Noon Hour
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameRyann Wollert, RN
Contact's PositionWIC Supervisor and Breastfeeding Coordinator
Contact's Phone(719) 336-5454
Contact's Emailrwollert@prowerscounty.net
Physical Site Address 11001 S. Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipLamar, CO 81052
Main Phone719-336-5454
Hotline Phone1-800-688-7777
Fax719-336-9763
 
Additional Information
SourcePueblo
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Prowers County Public Health and Environment
This Program: WIC
Affiliated Services: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) - Prowers County Public Health