The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program provides nutritious food benefits, nutrition counseling, promotes breastfeeding and provides breastfeeding support to pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, and for infants and children up to the age of 5 years. WIC also issues free breast pumps to eligible breastfeeding mothers. All services are by appointment only.
Health and nutrition programs are also available for educational and nonprofit groups in the community (depending on staff availability). For more information about WIC and what to bring for an appointment, please consult Virginia Department of Health's WIC site.
Main Office: 4480 King Street, 2nd Floor
Neighborhood Health: 2 East Glebe Road
Casey: 1200 N. Howard Street, Suite 105
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form , (AD-3027) found online here, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
- Fax: (202) 690-7442
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/wic/usda-nondiscrimination-statement/