Provides 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.
Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas counties
Call for a brief screening and to make an appointment.
At the first appointment, the applicant and all family members applying for WIC need to be present and will need to provide:
- proof of identification
- household income
Colorado 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/
English, Spanish, Language Line Available
Pregnant 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.