WIC offers a variety of nutritious foods to low-income women, infants and children. WIC also offers nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals.
Utica Office Rome Office Herkimer Office Oneida Office
You can receive WIC benefits if you meet all four of these requirements:
Fill out the WIC Prescreening Tool online at USDA to find out if you might be eligible for WIC
Visit the WIC Strong Website at www.wicstrong.com
Call our office for an appointment or call the Growing Up Healthy Hotline at 1-800-522-5006.
Utica: (315) 798-5066
Utica Office: 617 South Street, Utica, NY 13501, 315-798-5066
Rome Office: 415 N. Madison St, Rome, NY 13440, 315-356-4755
Herkimer Office: 401 E German St, Herkimer, NY 13350, 315-866-5029
Oneida Office: 1072 Northside Shopping Center, Oneida, NY 13421, 315-363-3210
We also offer clinics in Camden, Holland Patent, Waterville, Sauquoit, Boonville Dolgeville, West Winfield, Canastota, Cazenovia, Chittenango, Hamilton and Morrisville.
The WIC Program promotes breastfeeding because it's the best food for your baby. Learn more about breastfeeding and support available to you at WIC
Breast Feeding Information, Breast Feeding Partners. Materials available in multiple languages.
WIC foods are low fat, high fiber, and include vegetables and fruit, lower fat milk, and whole grain breads and cereals. Packages are different if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, formula feeding, or for children.
During the summer months, you may be eligible for the Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program.
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When you call to make an appointment, A WIC representative will tell you what documents you need to bring. See samples