Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.


  • Breastfeeding and Postpartum Women
  • Children up to age 5 who live in North Carolina and who have:
    • A nutritional risk factor
    • Live in a household with income at or below WIC guidelines
  • Infants
  • Pregnant Women
For more eligibility and income guideline information, visit the North Carolina Public Health website.


Additional Information

For more information, contact our office or visit the WIC Facebook page.