WIC is a supplemental food program for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants and children. WIC provides services that help our diverse communities address their health needs during and after pregnancy and in early childhood including:
The program is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and operated by the Washington State Department of Health (DOH).
“Almost half of all babies in Washington state are on WIC.”
WIC is a place where families get healthy food and a lot more. WIC is for pregnant women, new and breastfeeding moms, and children under 5. WIC made a difference for over 16,500 women, infants and children in Spokane County in 2021.
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sec, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 800.795.3272 (voice) or 202.720.6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Washington WIC does not discriminate.