WIC Program

Services We Provide

WIC is a supplemental food program. Foods in the WIC package provide nutrients based on your nutritional or medical needs.

  • Monthly package of nutritious foods to supplement your diet
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Referrals for other health care services

Availability:

  • Biloxi
  • Gulfport
  • Saucier

Please call to make an appointment at the following locations:

  • Biloxi Clinic 228.374.4991
  • Gulfport Clinic 228.864.7865
  • Saucier Clinic 228.832.7223

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must meet all of the following eligibility requirements:

  1. Target population:
    • Pregnant women – during pregnancy and up to 6 weeks after the birth or the end of pregnancy
    • Postpartum women – up to the infant’s 5th week of life, or if breastfeeding, up to the infant’s first 11thmonth of life
    • Infants – up to the infant’s 11th month of life
    • Children – up to the child’s 5th birthday
  2. Residence:
    • Applicants must live in Mississippi.
  3. Income:
  4. Nutrition risk
    • Applicants must be individually determined to be at “nutrition risk” by a health professional

Learn more at http://www.msdh.state.ms.us/msdhsite/_static/41,0,128.html


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