What Happens at a WIC Visit?

Information Gathered to Determine Eligibility

  • Your income eligibility will be determined.
  • You will be asked questions about your health and diet.
  • Height, weight, and a blood test for iron deficiency will be done.

If you are eligible:

  • A staff person will review your rights and responsibilities as a WIC participant.
  • Any nutrition and/or exercise questions or goals you have for your family will be discussed.
  • An eWIC card with which you will purchase your WIC foods will be issued to you.
  • The WIC food list and how to shop with the eWIC card will be reviewed.