Women, Infants, and Children
What Is WIC?
WIC is The Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and children funded through the US Department of Agriculture. WIC Serves to safeguard the health of low-income pregnant, post-partum, and breastfeeding women, infants and children up to the age of five.
WIC Benefits Include:
- Access to nutritious foods rich in key nutrients such as protein, iron, calcium, fiber and vitamins.
- Nutrition education to promote healthy habits and healthy families.
- Breastfeeding support and encouragement to moms- to be; new moms, and families every step of the way.
- Community and Healthcare Referrals.
Who is Eligible?
WIC serves pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children 1-5 years of age. Participants must also:
- Live in North Carolina
- Meet WIC federal income guidelines
- Have health or nutrition risk factor*
* Nutrition/health risk are determined during the nutrition assessment completed at the time of your appointment.
Please contact your Local WIC Agency to schedule your appointment to determine program eligibility. Walk-Ins will be accommodated if appointment times permit.
USDA Prescreening tool: https://wic.fns.usda.gov/wps/pages/preScreenTool.xhtml
Stokes County Health Department
1009 Main St.
Danbury, NC 27016
(336) 593-2402 Phone
Monday—Thursday: 8 am-5:30 pm
Friday: 8 am-5 pm
Southwest Service Center
104 Hartgrove Road
King, NC 27021
Phone: (336) 985-2727
Wednesdays 8:00am- 5:00pm
Closed 12:00pm- 1:00pm
Main WIC Phone: (Danbury)
Fax: (336) 593- 9361
King Office: (Wednesdays Only)
Phone: (336) 985-2727
Fax: (336) 985-2651
Enhancing the WIC Experience: Welcome to WIC Video Series
Full Length Video (Video de larga duración):
Welcome to WIC English (1080) (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish (1080) (adobeconnect.com)
Welcome to WIC English 1 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 1 (adobeconnect.com)
Food Benefits Explained (Explicación de los beneficios alimentarios):
Welcome to WIC English 2 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 2 (adobeconnect.com)
Preparing to Shop (Preparación para comprar):
Welcome to WIC English 3 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 3 (adobeconnect.com)
At the Store (En la tienda):
Welcome to WIC English 4 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 4 (adobeconnect.com)
WIC Approved Foods Explained (Explicación de los alimentos aprobados por WIC):
Welcome to WIC English 5 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 5 (adobeconnect.com)
Smart Spending with Your CVB (Gastos inteligentes con su OVC):
Welcome to WIC English 6 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 6 (adobeconnect.com)
Checking Out with eWIC (Pago con eWIC):
Welcome to WIC English 7 (adobeconnect.com) Welcome to WIC Spanish 7 (adobeconnect.com)
Nondiscrimination Statement (Aviso de No Discriminación)
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.
Please find the full nondiscrimination statement here Nondiscrimination Statement | NCDHHS
North Carolina WIC Program: For Participants | NCDHHS
USDA: Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) | Food and Nutrition Service (usda.gov)