The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) food packages provide supplemental foods designed to meet the special nutritional needs of pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum people as well as infants and children up to five years old.
Food Package Benefits
The WIC foods:
Encourage more whole grains and fiber
Increase fruit and vegetable intake
Provide nutrients during pregnancy, infancy, and early childhood
Support cultural food preferences
Possible Included Items
The WIC food package may include:
Canned / dried beans
Fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables
Whole grain cereals and breads
Whole wheat and soft corn tortillas
For More Information
If you have questions or are ready to participate in WIC, call us at (417) 864-1540, text us at 1-888-754-0693.