How To Apply For WIC In Wyoming

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 Wyoming 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 Wyoming, then read the information provided below.

To Be Eligible for Wyoming WIC, You or Your Child Must:
Meet WIC Income Guidelines. WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines are Based on Household:

  • Size
  • Income

You May Already Meet the Income Guidelines If You Are On:

  • Medicaid, S.N.A.P. (Food Stamps), or Work First Family Assistance

Have a Health Risk Factor Based On:

  • Height & weight measurements
  • Blood test for low iron
  • Health history
  • Diet history

WIC Income Guidelines

Family Size Weekly Income Monthly Income Yearly Income
1 $423 $1,832 $21,978
2 $570 $2,470 $29,637
3 $718 $3,108 $37,296
4 $865 $3,747 $44,955
5 $1,012 $4,385 $52,614
6 $1,160 $5,023 $60,273
7 $1,307 $5,663 $67,951
8 $1,455 $6,304 $75,647
9 $1,603 $6,946 $83,343
10 $1,751 $7,587 $91,039

Your local WIC Clinic can assist in determining if you are eligible for WIC. To find out if you are eligible for Wyoming WIC benefits, fill out the online WIC pre-screening tool.

Apply For Wyoming WIC Benefits
With some exceptions, each person applying for WIC must be physically present in the WIC Clinic at the time of application. Please contact your local Clinic for additional information.

WIC Contact Info:
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 420
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Main: 307-777-7494
Toll Free: 1-888-996-9378
Fax: 307-777-5643

How To Setup Your First Appointment
Contact your local clinic to:

  • Schedule a new appointment
  • Check on an existing appointment
  • Reschedule a missed appointment

What To Bring To Your First Appointment
Proof of Identity for Each Family Member Applying for WIC Such As:

  • Current driver’s license
  • Original or certified copy of birth certificate
  • Military or tribal ID
  • Original Social Security card
  • Wyoming ID card
  • Passport/US government ID
  • Foster child legal papers
  • Work/School ID
  • Wyoming WIC card
  • Mexican Consulate Card
  • Hospital documentation
  • Mexican Electoral Card
  • Immunization record

Proof of Current Income for Everyone Living in the Household, For Example:

  • Check stubs
  • SNAP eligibility notice
  • Child support/alimony
  • Student award letter
  • WY Medicaid verification
  • TANF award letter
  • Disability Assistance (SSI)
  • Unemployment letter/notice
  • Foster placement/award letter
  • Verification ofWIC certification/VOC
  • Military Leave and Earnings Statement (LES)
  • Written statement from employer
  • Savings/Checking/CD account(s)
  • W-2 form or tax returns
  • Self-employment documentation

Proof of Your Physical Address – One of the Following:

  • Bank statement with address
  • Rental agreement
  • Car registration/insurance
  • Rent or mortgage receipts
  • Uility or other bill
  • SNAP eligibility notice
  • Government mail with current postmark
  • Written statement from employer or landlord
  • W-2 or tax return

Your Children Up to Age Five Blood Work Results (Hematocrit or Hemoglobin) if Available. WIC does not require proof of citizenship or alien status.

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