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Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Contact Information: Mary Smith, M.S.Ed, LSW, DTR, Program Coordinator - 740.652.2845

The mission of the WIC program is to improve the health status and prevent health problems among Ohio’s at-risk women, infants, and children. 

What is WIC?

WIC is a nutrition education program.  WIC provides nutritious foods which promote good health for pregnant women, women who just had a baby, breastfeeding moms, infants, and children up to age five.

Who is eligible for WIC?

Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have a baby less than six months old, and infants and children up to five years old are eligible to apply for WIC

To qualify for services you must: live in Ohio, meet WIC income guidelines, and meet certain nutritional or health risks.

What does WIC provide?

WIC provides: nutrition education and support; breastfeeding education and support; referral for health care; immunization screening and referral; supplemental foods like milk, cereal, juice, eggs etc.

How do I find out more?

If you or someone you know is interested in applying for WIC services and you currently live in Fairfield County, you can:

Call the Fairfield Department of Health WIC office, 740-652-2800  or Stop by the WIC office at the Fairfield Department of Health,  1587 Granville Pike in Lancaster to pick up an application.


The Fairfield Department of Health
1587 Granville Pike | Lancaster, Ohio 43130
P:(740) 652-2800 | F:(740) 653-6626

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