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WIC - Women, Infants and Children

The WIC Program provides supplemental nutritious foods, breastfeed information and other resources for pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5 who have a medical or nutritional need.

The WIC program focuses on good nutrition and other preventative health issues.

WIC provides:

  • Nutrition Services:

  • Other Services:

    • Help with breastfeeding
    • Referrals for healthcare
    • Referrals for immunizations
    • Referrals to other community resources

Eligibility Requirements:

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: USDA complaint filing web site, 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.

"This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Fees:

  • No fees

Contact for an appointment or more information:

  • Dickinson-Iron District Health Department (906) 779-7212 or (906) 265-4173

Other Information:

Information for Physicians

Michigan EBT Bridge Card Customer Service Phone Number 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

1-888-678-8914 (toll free)

When do I call Customer Service?

  • Call if your card is lost or stolen. Always call the minute you find out your card is gone
  • Call if your card is damaged or will not work
  • Call if someone is using your card without your approval
  • Call if you need to know your WIC food balance and do not have your shopping list, your last store receipt, or cannot go to www.ebt.acs-inc.com
  • Call if you forgot your PIN or would like to change your PIN
  • Call if you have questions or need help with your card
 
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