Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, also know as WIC, is a program that is designed to help low-income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children 5 years old or younger who are at nutritional risk. The New Jersey WIC program accomplishes this by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information that can help provide healthy eating options including breastfeeding, and referrals to health care. If you are looking to know how to apply for WIC in New Jersey, then read the information provided below.
How To Apply And Receive New Jersey WIC Benefits And Services
If you are:
You may apply for WIC by contacting your local WIC agency / community WIC clinic sites and scheduling an appointment. As long as you or your children are eligible to apply for WIC benefits you will be eligible to continue to receive WIC benefits. WIC service agencies are conveniently located throughout New Jersey Toll Free 1-800-328-3838 (Family Health Line).
Benefits And Services
What To Bring To Your Wic Appointment
Please bring the following to your WIC appointment:
Please remember that the adult and all child applicants must be present at the appointment. Please contact your local WIC agency for additional information or any questions you have regarding what to bring to your WIC appointment.
Recently Moved to or Within New Jersey
Please contact your local WIC agency for transfer information.
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