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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota, then read the information provided below.
South Dakota WIC Eligibility
WIC serves eligible:
How do I know if I am eligible?
To be eligible, an applicant must:
WIC contact information:
South Dakota WIC Program
South Dakota Department of Health
600 E. Capitol Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501-2536
|Family Size||Annual Income||Monthly Income||Weekly Income|
Adjunct Income Eligibility: Mothers, infants & children who meet WIC criteria and are automatically income eligible for the WIC Program. Applicants must be recipients of:
|Program||Approved Aid Category Code|
|Home & Community Based Services - Child||35|
|Home & Community Based Services - Child||37|
|Low Income Family||40|
|Transitional Medicaid Benefits||41|
|Pregnant Woman||46, 77|
|Pregnant Woman - Postpartum||47|
|Foster Care||53, 54, 57|
|Refugee Resettlement Program||90, 91|
You will need to provide the most recent information of all income received by the household. In addition to income information, WIC participants should also expect the following at their appointment: