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Women Infant and Children - Individual and Family Services

Phone: (517) 788-4484

 

WOMEN INFANTS & CHILDREN SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM
To get the right start in life, your baby and young children must have a nutritious diet and good health care. Good eating habits begin with you during pregnancy and continue during the important years.

 

NEED HELP?
WIC provides special foods, and information on nutrition along with other services. You can enroll in WIC if you are:

  • A pregnant woman
  • A postpartum woman
  • A breast feeding mother
  • If you have a child under 5

 

AND...
You live in Michigan, and meet income requirements.  For more information, Click Here Adobe Reader is Required to View this Document 

 

WHAT PRICE DO I PAY?

 All services provided by WIC are free.

 

AM I WITHIN THE INCOME BRACKET?
You are eligible for WIC aid if your household income is at or below any of the following amounts based on people living in your household: (Effective Date: July, 2016)

 

Size of
Economic Unit *
Hourly RateWeekly RateMonthly RateYearly Rate
1
$10.56
$423
$1,832
$21,978
2
$14.24
$570
$2,470
$29,637
3
$17.93
$718
$3,108
$37,296
4
$21.61
$865
$3,747
$44,955
5
$25.29
$1,012
$4,385
$52,614
6
$28.97
$1,160
$5,023
$60,273
7
$32.66
$1,307
$5,663
$67,951
8
$36.36
$1,455
$6,304
$75,647
For information on a larger family size, click here.


* A pregnant woman is counted as (1), plus the number of infants expected.
 ** New Numbers for 2016

Non Discrimnation Notice/Statement:

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted oor funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the Agency (State or local ) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form,(AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.  To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USADA by:

(1)  mail:  U.S. Department of Agriculture 
       Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
      1400 Independence Avenue, SW 
      Washington, D.C. 20250-9410,

(2)  fax (202) 690-7442; or

(3)   email at program.intake@usda.gov

This institution  is an equal opportunity provider.

Additional Resources

  • Click Here to go to the Michigan Department of Community Health WIC website.
  • Click Here Adobe Reader is required to View this Document for the Michigan WIC Food Guide
  • Click Here to go to the WIC Internet Nutrition Education Classes.
  • For information on submitting your certifcate electronically through email, Click Here Adobe Reader is required to View this Document
 
This page originated on June 29, 2015 and was last modified on August 24, 2016

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