Chelan-Douglas Health District
200 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee
"Always Working for a Safer and Healthier Community"

WIC Nutrition
Women, Infants and Children

You are eligible for the WIC nutritional program if you:

  • Live in Washington state, and
  • Are pregnant, a new mother, or a child under five years of age, and
  • Meet the income guidelines, and
  • Have a medical or nutrition need

What's offered at WIC clinics?

  • Health screening
  • Nutrition and health education
  • Breast feeding promotion and support
  • Help getting other services
  • Checks for nutritious foods
Most local grocery stores accept WIC checks.
WIC checks are valued at approximately $100 for a family of two per month and are exchanged for nutritious foods.
Foods that are high in protein, calcium, iron, or vitamins A & C such as:
  • Baby food
  • Milk
  • Peanut butter
  • 100% fruit juice with vitamin C
  • Cheeses
  • Dried peas and beans
  • Cereals fortified with iron
  • Eggs
  • Fresh fruit and vegetables
  • Infant cereal
  • Iron fortified baby formula (for babies who are not breastfed)
  • Tuna and carrots for women fully breastfeeding with babies
  • Whole grains

Nutritional Services
Please call 509-886-6400 to enroll now