WIC

This program is a special supplemental nutrition program for income-eligible women, infants, and children. The program is designed to improve the health and nutritional status of expectant mothers, breast feeding and postpartum women, infants, and children by providing education and healthy foods such as milk, fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, and fortified cereals.

Nutrition Education

WIC offers tips and advice to help you feed your family in a healthy way.

Referrals

We help you find health care, immunizations, resources, and other programs.

WIC Foods

We give you vouchers to purchase WIC-allowed foods for each participant at the grocery store.

Equal Treatment

We treat you the same no matter your race, color, age, national origin, disability, or sex.

Fairness

You may ask for a hearing if you do not agree with WIC staff about your eligibility for WIC.

Apply

To apply for WIC in Carlton County you can:

Apply over the phone at: 

  • 218-879-4511
  • 218-878-2853
  • 1-888-818-4511

Visit the Minnesota WIC website and click on “Am I eligible for WIC?”, to see if your income qualifies.