WIC Nutrition Services

Formula Options are Changing

WIC, or the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, provides supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to health care and community resources to participants.


  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women who have had a baby in the last 12 months
  • Women who have had a baby in the last six months
  • Infants
  • Children up to the fifth birthday

Additional Requirements

  • Reside in North Carolina
  • Meet income eligibility requirements
    • The gross annual household income cannot exceed 185% of the Federal poverty income guidelines (All Medicaid, Food and Nutrition Services (food stamps) and Work First recipients meet the WIC income eligibility criteria)
    • Have an identified nutritional risk as determined by a health professional

Spanish language interpreters are available.

Nondiscrimination Statement/Aviso de No Discriminacion

WIC- BF 2023

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