Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) (E 14th Pl) - Tri-County Health Department

E 14 Pl - Tri-County Health Department

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides the following for pregnant women, new parents, and caregivers 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

Families do not need to be U.S. citizens and will not be asked about legal status.

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.
LocationArapahoe County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for a brief phone 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 TipsOnline referral form

Visit www.ColoradoWIC.com OR http://tinyurl.com/WICclinics to find WIC locations. Visit the National WIC Association (www.nwica.org) for additional information.

The WICShopper app makes choosing and tracking WIC foods easy and fast.


Individuals may visit any WIC office and do not need to be a resident of a particular county to receive services in that county.

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/
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line Available
EligibilityMust live in Colorado, be at or below 185% of the Federal Poverty Level, and meet one of the following criteria:
- Pregnant women
- Breastfeeding women
- Families (including single fathers, caregivers, etc.) with a child younger than five years old

Women who have miscarried are also eligible for up to six months.

Families already receiving Medicaid, SNAP, or TANF are automatically eligible for WIC.

Pregnant women will be counted as two individuals when determining household size.

185% of the Federal Poverty Level
Household of 1 - $22,459
Household of 2 - $30,451
Household of 3 - $38,443
Household of 4 - $46,435
Household of 5 - $54,427
Household of 6 - $62,419
Household of 7 - $70,411
Household of 8 - $78,403
Households of 9 or greater - $78,403 plus $7,992 for each additional member
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Wait ListCall for more information (Breast Pumps)
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (303) 363-3076
Physical Site Address 1 15400 E 14th Pl
Physical Site City, State, Zip Aurora, CO 80011
Main Phone (303) 363-3076
Other Phone (303) 220-9200 (Tri-County Health Department Administration)
Service Location Email wic@tchd.org
Web Address www.tchd.org/291/Women-Infants-Children-WIC
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Tri-County Health Department
Affiliated Program: E 14 Pl - Tri-County Health Department
This Service: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) (E 14th Pl) - Tri-County Health Department
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: WIC (NL-6000.9500)