The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children - better known as the WIC program - serves to safeguard the health of low-income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing:
- Healthy Foods
- Breastfeeding Promotion and Support
- Nutrition Education
- Community Referrals
The North Carolina WIC Program is available statewide through county health departments, community and rural health centers, and community action agencies that provide WIC Program services. Find the WIC Program in your county or complete the North Carolina WIC Referral Form for more information.