WIC is a nutrition program that provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support and referrals to healthcare and other services free of charge to qualified Massachusetts families. WIC serves low- to moderate-income people in critical stages of growth and development.

WIC offers:

  • Personalized nutrition education and counseling, including breastfeeding support
  • WIC card to redeem at participating grocery stores and pharmacies for nutritious foods and infant formula/baby foods
  • Referrals to other healthcare and social service agencies

Eligibility:

  • Must reside in Massachusetts
  • Household income at or below 185% of the federal poverty level
  • A woman who is pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Parent, grandparent, foster parent or other legal guardian of a child under five years of age
  • If you receive Traditional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or MassHealth (Medicaid), you are automatically income eligible
  • Foster children under age 5 are automatically eligible
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Contact:

(413) 534-2460
300 High Street, 1st Floor
Holyoke, MA 01040

(413) 612-0214
35 Mr. Carmel Avenue, 2nd Floor
Chicopee, MA 01013

(413) 589-1551
14 Chestnut Place
Ludlow, MA 01056

(413) 568-1007
70 Court Street
Westfield, MA  1085