Benefits

All Participants Receive:
• Screening for nutrition and health needs.
​• Information on how to use WIC foods to improve health.
​• Checks to buy foods that help keep you and your children healthy and strong.
​• Referrals to doctors, dentists, and programs like FoodShare, Medicaid, BadgerCare Plus, Wisconsin Works (W-2) and Head Start.

Women Receive:
​• WIC foods.
​• Information on healthy eating during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
​• Help with starting or continuing breastfeeding. Infants
​• Help with starting or continuing breastfeeding.
​• Infant formula, if needed.
​• Immunization referrals.
• Parents/caregivers receive information on taking care of babies.

Children Receive:
• WIC foods.
​• Immunization referrals.
• Parents/caregivers receive information on food shopping, recipes and feeding a child.

Food Benefits
• Fruits and vegetables (fresh, frozen, canned).
​• 100% juice.
​• Whole wheat/whole grain foods: 100% whole wheat bread, brown rice, soft corn or whole wheat tortillas.
​• Beans, peas, lentils (canned or dried).
​• Peanut butter.
​• Canned fish (light tuna or pink salmon).
​• Milk, eggs, cheese.
• Infant cereals, fruits and vegetables, and meats.

Formulas and Medical Nutritionals
​• Standard contract formulas.
​• Exempt (special) formulas for infants and children with special needs.
​• Medical foods for children and women with special needs.

​Non-Discrimination Statement
​In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form(link is external), (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html(link is external), and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.