Nutritional Support - WIC (Durango) - San Juan Basin Public Health


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides the following for pregnant women, new parents, and caregivers with infants and children age five or younger 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.
LocationLa Plata County
Geographical AreaLa Plata County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall, walk in or go online for more information
Intake RequirementsMust provide:
- Photo ID
- Proof of Income
- Proof of Residency
Helpful TipsIndividuals 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
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
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.

2018 - 2019 Monthly Income Guidelines
Household of 1 - $1872 monthly
Household of 2 - $2538 monthly
Household of 3 - $3204 monthly
Household of 4 - $3870 monthly
Household of 5 - $4536 monthly
Household of 6 - $5202 monthly
Household of 7 - $5868 monthly
Household of 8 - $6534 monthly
For each additional household member add $666 (monthly)
Fees or Charges
Wait ListCall for more information (Breast Pumps)
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: Also by appointment
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 247-5702
Physical Site Address 1 281 SAWYER DR
Physical Site Address 2 STE 202
Physical Site City, State, Zip DURANGO, CO 81303
Main Phone (970) 247-5702 aAdministration)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Other Phone (970) 264-2409 (Pagosa Springs office)
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: San Juan Basin Public Health
Affiliated Program: 281 SAWYER DR
This Service: Nutritional Support - WIC (Durango) - San Juan Basin Public Health
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: WIC (NL-6000.9500)