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WIC

WIC

Long gone are WIC Vouchers.

Introducing the Louisiana eWIC Card!


WHO CAN RECEIVE WIC?

WIC welcomes everyone who qualifies. See if that is you:

  • You might be eligible for WIC if you are pregnant or a mom of a child or children under five.

  • You must live in Louisiana.

  • You have to meet income guidelines. You can see if you qualify here

¿Es elegible para WIC?


HOW TO APPLY

Think you qualify? Applying is simple.

Call us and schedule an appointment today at any one of our offices. Not in the area? Call 1.800.251.BABY

Here is what to bring to your appointment:

  • Identification 

  • Proof that you live in Louisiana 

  • Proof of income for everyone in your house with income 

  • View full list here

¿Qué es lo que necesita para su cita de WIC?

OUR OFFICES

 

Gretna

429 Wall Blvd Gretna, LA

504-247-0592

Monday thru Thurs

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Friday 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM

Belle Chase

3706 Main St. Belle Chase, LA

504-247-0592 or 504-394-6690

Call for Clinic Hours

Port Sulphur

27136 Hwy 23 Port Sulphur, LA

504-247-0592 or 504-564-3344

Call for Clinic Hours

Davant

15535 Hwy 15 Davant, LA

504-247-0592

Call for Clinic Hours

Marrero

1111 Medical Center Blvd Marrero, LA

Suite 240 (Second Floor)

504-510-2835

Call for Clinic Hours

​WHAT IS WIC?

WIC is healthy food, breastfeeding support, nutrition education and help with keeping YOUR family healthy! WIC can even link you to other health and social services. A Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is open to women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have already delivered. Infants and children up to their fifth birthday may also receive benefits.

 

SERVICES PROVIDED:

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Breastfeeding support and education. Breast pumps and supplies may be provided for breastfeeding moms per WIC guidelines.

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Get a Louisiana eWIC card – to pay for healthy WIC foods at participating grocery stores. Get shopping tips, recipes and more that make it easy and fun to feed your family. Learn more at Louisiana WIC

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Referrals to other health and social service programs including Medicaid, family planning, food stamps, TANF, LaCHIP and Healthy Start

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Group Education classes that teach families to make healthy  choices including health care and nutrition

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