Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program

WIC: Healthy Habits, Healthy Families

About the Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program

WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children and is also called the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC is a nutrition program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

WIC is a federal program designed to provide food to low-income pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children until the age of five.

Non-Discrimination Policy

NCDHHS Nondiscrimination Statement
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online or any USDA office, or call 866-632‐9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail to:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Director, Office of Adjudication
1400 Independence Avenue, SW.
Washington, D.C. 20250‐9410
Fax: 202-690‐7442

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities my contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339 or 800-845‐6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.