About WIC

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The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, popularly known as WIC, is a nutrition program for pregnant, breastfeeding women and families with children younger than 5.  In Nebraska, WIC helps approximately 34,000 people at over 100 clinic sites.

WIC helps eligible families with:

Who can apply?

  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women
  • New mothers
  • Infants
  • Children – up to age 5
  • Foster children – up to age 5

How do I apply?

Step 1:  Find a WIC clinic near me 

Step 2:  Call a clinic near you to make an appointment

Step 3:  Bring proof of identification, address, and income to your WIC appointment.

 

Income Guidelines (Effective - July 1, 2019)

Family SizeAnnualMonthlyTwice MonthlyBi-WeeklyWeekly
1$23,107$1,926$963$889$445
2$31,284$2,607$1,304$1,204$602
3$39,461$3,289$1,645$1,518$759
4$47,638$3,970$1,985$1,833$917
5$55,815$4,652$2,326$2,147$1,074
6$63,992$5,333$2,667$2,462$1,231
7$72,169$6,015$3,008$2,776$1,388


 

Nebraska WIC Program
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Phone Number
(402) 471-2781
Toll Free Number
(800) 942-1171
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026