WIC Program

WIC- Women Infants Children


Angie Cline, RN, CLC
Amanda Sefert, BS, CMA, CLC, Program Director
Donielle Flynn, CLC, Breastfeeding Peer Assistant
April Glotfelty RN, CLC, Breastfeeding Coordinator

118 Home Avenue, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793
Phone:(740)472-1833 Fax: (740)472-2509
E-Mail: Wicmonroe@odh.ohio.gov


        Mission    What Is WIC?    Who Is Eligible?    How Do You Get WIC?   

Benefits of WIC    WIC Provides    Where Can You Get WIC?


Mission:

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.

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What Is WIC?

WIC is a nutrition education program. 

WIC provides highly nutritious supplemental foods which promote good health for pregnant and postpartum women, breastfeeding mothers, infants and children up to age five.

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Who Is Eligible?

 Pregnant women

Breastfeeding mothers

 Women who have a baby less than six months old

 Infants and children up to five years old

who:

Family Size Annual Income Monthly Income Weekly Income
1 $21,257 $1,772 $409
2 $28,694 $2,392 $552
3 $36,131 $3,011 $695
4 $43,568 $3,631 $838
5 $51,005 $4,251 $981
6 $58,442 $4,871 $1,124
7 $65,879 $5,490 $1,267
8 $73,316 $6,110 $1,410

*If you have more than 8 people in your family, please contact the WIC clinic for guidelines.

Note: A pregnant women counts as more than one family member.  A person who currently receives Medicaid, Food Stamps, or Ohio Works First (OWF) automatically meets the income eligibility criteria for WIC.

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 How Do You Get WIC?

Call your local WIC Office at 740-472-1833

 If eligible, you will receive coupons to buy nutritious foods and fresh fruits and vegetables at a local WIC authorized grocery store.

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Benefits of being enrolled in the WIC program:

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WIC Provides:

1. Breastfeeding education , nutrition education and support

2. Screenings and referrals to other health and social service agencies

3. Supplemental foods like:

4. Late Night Clinic- by appointment only

 

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Where Can You Get WIC? 

WIC has clinics in every county in Ohio

Call 1-800-755-GROW(4769) or Monroe County WIC at 740-472-1833

Use The Following Link For More Information: Ohio WIC

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