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WIC and Nutrition

Director: Mary Anne Hitson, R.D., LD/N

Phone:

352-622-1161 or 352-629-0137, ext. 2124

Services

  • WIC screening and certification

  • Issuance of WIC vouchers

  • Nutritional assessment and counseling

  • Breastfeeding counseling, support and classes

Eligibility - WIC:

  • 185 percent of federal poverty guidelines

  • Pregnant, postpartum or breastfeeding women; infants up to 1 year of age or children up to 5 years of age with a medical or nutritional problem

  • Referral from Health Department, private physician or social service agency

Fees - WIC:

  • None

Hours:

  • 7:15 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday

  • 7:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday

  • Call for an appointment

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