WIC

WIC

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Immunizations

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Locations

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Health Clinic

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Women, Infants and Children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children up to 5 years of age. WIC provides nutrition counseling, breastfeeding support, and healthy foods.

Who the Program Serves

The target WIC population includes:
  • Children up to 5 years of age
  • Infants
  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women who have had a baby in the last 12 months
  • Women who have had a baby in the last 6 months
To be eligible, women or children must:
  • Live in North Carolina
  • Live in a household with income at or below WIC guidelines
    • A person receiving Medicaid, Work First Families Assistance/TANF, or food stamps automatically meets this requirement.
  • Have a health risk factor based on:
    • height and weight
    • blood test for low iron
    • health history
    • diet history

Services Provided

The program provides:
  • Nutrition education and counseling
  • Health care referrals
  • Breastfeeding promotion and support
  • Nutritious foods

Offices

For your convenience, there are three WIC offices within the county:

Brunswick County Health Department (Building A), 25 Courthouse Drive NE in Bolivia, (910)-253-2288

  • Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 1-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.

Family Resource Center, 1492 Village Road NE in Leland, (910)-253-2877

  • Monday: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-6 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-4 p.m.
  • Thursday: 1-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-4 p.m.

East Gate Plaza, 150-9 Holden Beach Road in Shallotte, (910)-253-2878

  • Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-5 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-4 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 1-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 1-4 p.m.

Please call your local WIC Office to schedule an appointment.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.  WIC Nondiscrimination Statement

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Contact

25 COURTHOUSE DRIVE
BUILDING A

(910) 253-2250
(888) 428-4429
mailto:HEALTH@BRUNSWICKCOUNTYNC.GOV
open mon-fri:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Mailing Address

PO BOX 9
BOLIVIA, NC
28422

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