Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) - Summit County Public Health Department
Summit County Public Health Department
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
Description of Service
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.
Call or visit the website for more information.
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/
Pregnant women, infants, and children. To be eligible for WIC, applicants must have income at or below an income level or health standard set by the State agency.