WIC is a special supplemental food program for women, infants, and children up to age five. WIC foods are intended to supplement participants' food intake and should be consumed along with other wholesome foods needed for a balanced diet. Each of the WIC foods is rich in protein, calcium, iron, vitamin A, and vitamin C.
Apply for WIC
To apply for the WIC program, please call the WIC administrative office at (901) 222-9750 or (901) 222-9790. A staff member will be happy to assist you with any questions you may have and help you locate the WIC clinic most convenient for you.
You must meet one of the following requirements to be eligible for the WIC program:
- Be individually determined to be at nutrition risk by a health professional
- Have infants and/or children up to five years of age
- Meet income guidelines - A family of four can earn up to $3,446.00 a month and still qualify
- Be a pregnant or breastfeeding woman