WIC / Northeast Colorado Health Department

Northeast Colorado Health Department

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceWIC
•WIC is a nutrition program that provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and healthy food free of charge.
•The foods provided by WIC are nutrient rich keeping children, pregnant women, and postpartum women healthy.
•All families are welcome - including single parent families, grandparents as caregivers, kinship care, and foster families.
•WIC provides personalized nutrition counseling.
•WIC refers clients to medical and dental care, health insurance, child care, and housing.
•WIC loans breast pumps to those who qualify.
Urgent Services ProvidedNutrition counseling with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.
•Free nutritious foods for infants, children up to age 5, pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding mothers. See the food list in English or Español.
•Hassel-free shopping experience with eWIC.
•Breastfeeding Support by lactation specialists, classes and a pump loan program for those who qualify.
•Referrals to local partners and resources.
•Access to online nutrition information
LocationLogan County
Geographical AreaLogan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Yuma
Intake ProcedureCall for more information or an appointment.
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
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line
EligibilityTo qualify for WIC you must be one of the following:
• Pregnant woman
• Breastfeeding woman (up to one year after the delivery of a baby)
• Postpartum woman who is not breastfeeding (up to six months after delivery)
• Infant
• Child up to 5 years old

You must also:
Live in one of the six counties in northeast Colorado (Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington or Yuma)
Meet the financial guidelines listed below (if you are already on Medicaid, SNAP, or TANF you automatically qualify).
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNo Fee
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Jessica Lundgren
Contact's Phone (970) 522-3741
Contact's Email jessical@nchd.org.
Physical Site Address 1 700 Columbine St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Sterling, CO 80751
Main Phone (970) 522-3741
Other Phone 1-877-795-0646
Fax (970) 522-1412
Web Address www.nchd.org
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Northeast Colorado Health Department
Affiliated Program: Northeast Colorado Health Department
This Service: WIC / Northeast Colorado Health Department
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: WIC (NL-6000.9500)