Human Services

Community Health - WIC Program

What is WIC?
The Women, Infants and Children Program is a special supplemental nutrition program known to many people as WIC. It provides vouchers for supplemental foods that promote good health, nutrition education and referrals to other related programs.

Who is eligible?

  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women
  • Women who have a baby less than six months old
  • Infants and children up to five years old

Must also:

  • Be eligible for services through Fond du Lac
  • Be at nutritional risk
  • Meet liberal income guidelines

Voucher pick up:
Occur monthly, or in some cases, every three months
See calendar for the pick up schedule below:
2016 WIC MNAW Pick Up Schedule
2016 WIC CAIR Pick Up Schedule
2017 WIC MNAW Pick Up Schedule
2017 WIC CAIR Pick Up Schedule

What can you expect from WIC?

  • Nutrition Education
  • Information on other programs and referrals
  • WIC vouchers for food
  • Equal treatment
  • Fairness
  • Confidentiality

How can you get WIC?
Make an appointment at for WIC clinic by calling:
MNAW @ 218-879-1227 or CAIR @ 218-726-1370

More Information:

Minnesota Department of Health WIC website

WIC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.