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WIC

What does WIC do?

  • Improves the dietary intake of pregnant women and children
  • Reduces the incidence of low birth weight babies
  • Reduces infant mortality
  • Reduces the incidence of anemia
  • Improves cognitive brain development
  • Increases breastfeeding rates

WIC's FREE services

  • Healthy foods
  • Nutrition education
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Breast pump loan program for qualified mothers
  • Referrals for health care
  • Florida Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons

Eligibility

  • Women who are pregnant
  • Women who have had a baby (until infant is six months old)
  • Women who are breastfeeding (until infant's first birthday)
  • Infants and children under the age of five
  • Must meet certain income guidelines
  • Must have a nutrition related need determined by the WIC nutritionist
  • Must live in Florida

Contact Information


352-294-5555 or (800) 494-2543


Effective October 1st, 2011 WIC days will be changed. Appointments will be available on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, every Tuesday and every Thursday (with the exception of 5th days). We will no longer be open on the 1st and 3rd Mondays or Wednesdays.


The WIC office for Levy County is located next to the Florida Department of Health in Levy County, in Bronson. The WIC office is closed on Thursday and Friday and the 2nd and 4th Tuesday after 11:30am.


Links


North Central Florida WIC



Project Public Health Ready, Levy County Health Department Preparedness

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