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Posted on: March 13, 2023

[ARCHIVED] WIC is Fueling for the Future!

 

WIC is Fueling for the Future!

 

WIC has begun transitioning back to in person services. While many services are still available by phone. If your currently receive WIC, your benefits may have already been added to your card.  Please call 252-902-2393. 

 

Do you have a child under age 5 years? Are you pregnant or breastfeeding? WIC is a Special Supplemental Nutrition Pro­gram for Women, Infants and Children up to age 5 years. The WIC Program serves as a resource for clients to receive nu­trition education, breastfeeding support and services, and healthy foods. It also serves as a referral resource for health care or other programs. Here are a few tips to fuel your family for the future: 

 

• Eat a variety of foods from each food groups • 

• Explore new foods • 

• Increase your water consumption • 

• Find a Registered Dietitian to help you fuel your future •

 

 

Applicants must live in North Carolina, meet income guide­lines, and have an identified nutrition/medical risk factor. For more information, visit the WIC web site at www.nutritionnc.com. Like us on Facebook! www. facebook.com/pittcountyhealthdepartment

 

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