WIC Program

WIC is a special supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children and is a fundamental part of Ohio’s public health system. It is intended to reach income eligible pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, infants, and children up to 5 years of age. 

WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding education and support; supplemental, highly nutritious foods such as cereal, eggs, milk, whole grain foods, fruits and vegetables, and iron-fortified infant cereal/formula; and referral to prenatal and pediatric health care and other maternal and child health and human service programs.