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Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)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

  • farmer's market nutrition program (FMNP) — offering fruit and vegetable vouchers

Contact and Location

771 61st Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(718) 851-2323
121 DeKalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 250-8126
485 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 282 - 8904 Ext. 221/222
1606-1608 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 774 - 6300
535 Empire Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 467 - 0010