W Colfax Ave - Tri-County Health Department

 
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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides the following for pregnant women, new mothers, and any family with infants and children younger than age five who cannot afford an adequate diet or who have a condition which shows a need for better nutrition:
- Free nutritious groceries
- Personal and online nutrition counseling
- Breastfeeding support (e.g., information, classes, support groups, peer counselors, loaned breast pumps to those exclusively breastfeeding)
- Referrals for assistance with medical, dental, housing needs

WIC families receive a debit-type card to purchase milk, cheese, eggs, cereal, juice, vegetables, peanut butter, beans and infant formula in most grocery stores.
LocationAdams County
Geographic AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Douglas counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for a brief screening and to make an appointment.
Intake RequirementsAt the first appointment, the applicant and all family members applying for WIC need to be present and will need to provide:
- proof of identification
- address
- household income
Helpful TipsColorado PEAK provides a questionnaire that will give people answers about whether or not they may qualify for benefits for programs that provide food assistance, cash assistance, WIC supplemental nutrition benefits, and other types of assistance. Access Colorado PEAK at https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line Available
EligibilityPregnant Women, infants, and children living in Adams, Arapahoe, or Douglas County. To be eligible for WIC, applicants must have income at or below an income level or health standard set by the State agency.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation3rd Tuesday (By Appointment Only)
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(303) 363-3004
Physical Site Address 11100 W Colfax Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipBennett, CO 80102
Main Phone(303) 363-3004
Web Addresshttp://co-tricountyhealth.civicplus.com/Facilities/Facility/Details/Bennett-WIC-Clinic-17
 
Director Information
Director's NameJohn M. Douglas Jr. M.D.
Director's PositionExecutive Director
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Tri-County Health Department
This Program: W Colfax Ave - Tri-County Health Department
Affiliated Services: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) (W Colfax Ave) - Tri-County Health Department