Nutrition Education / Women, Infants, and Children Program
Park County Public Health's Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) is a nutrition education and free health food program. WIC provides nutrition and breastfeeding education, health referrals and supplemental food to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women and infants and children up to age 5. Households with a low to medium income or who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Health first Colorado (Medicaid), or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) are income eligible.
WIC Clinics include:
Great health and nutrition advice through each stage of your pregnancy or your child's growth
Participants receive an electronic benefit card to purchase healthy foods including fresh produce, whole grains, milk, yogurt, cheese, eggs, legumes, cereal, baby food, and formula, if needed. A shopping app helps you see your available food benefits.
Referrals to other community programs or health services when needed
Today the Park County Board of County Commissioners announced that the county will move to Level: Blue within Public Health Order 20-36, on the state’s COVID-19 dial, as amended and extended. Read on...
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