WIC Center - Women, Infants and Children Program

WIC Center - Women, Infants and Children Program

Contact

718.250.8126

Locations

Downtown Campus

121 DeKalb Avenue Ground Floor (Main Entrance), Brooklyn, NY 11201

718.250.8126 

 

61st Street Family Health Center/WIC Center

771 61st Street, Brooklyn, New York 11220

718.745.3259 

 

Coney Island

485 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11218

718.282.8904 ext. 221/222

 

Bedford Stuyvesant

1606-1608 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11213

718.774.6701/6300

 

Crown Heights

495 Empire Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11225

718.467.0010

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a health care intervention program that provides nutrition education and professionally prescribed food packages to eligible individuals. WIC creates a productive interplay between our health care center and the food consumption patterns of mothers and young children with inadequate diets.

WIC Services

     - Healthy Lifestyle Program – Improving nutrition, setting
       target goals, and Enhancing Physical activity (INSTEP)
     - Quality nutrition education and services
     - Breastfeeding education and support through Peer Counselors
     - Monthly supplemental nutritious foods at no cost to
       participants
     - Linkage to prenatal and pediatric health care services
     - Smoking cessation education
     - Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) – offering fruit
       and vegetable vouchers

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