WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

Benefits of WIC:

  • Nutrition counseling and education
  • Breastfeeding resources and support
  • Nutrient-rich foods
  • Immunization assessment and screening
  • Referrals to health and social service providers
   eWIC is here!
For more information on using your eWIC card, visit the MDH eWIC site.
If your card is lost/stolen/damaged or need PIN reset call 1-833-566-5248.

WIC is a nutrition education program serving income eligible pregnant and postpartum women, infants to age one, and children to age 5. The program provides nutrition and breastfeeding education, health referrals, and vouchers for supplemental foods.

Who may be eligible?

  1. Live in Minnesota, and
  2. Are pregnant, a new mother, or have a child or foster child under 5 years of age.
  3. Meet the income guidelines, and
  4. Have a medical or nutrition need.

How do I apply or what if I have questions?

Contact Becker County Public Health (WIC)

218-847-5628
Ext. 5398 - LeAnn
Ext. 5430 - Katlyn

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, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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.