WIC Services

Food Services
WIC provides special checks for nutritious foods such as:
  • Annual Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program vouchers for qualifying families
  • Dried beans, dried peas, and peanut butter
  • Infant formula with iron
  • Juice and cereal
  • Milk, cheese, and eggs
  • Tuna and carrots for breastfeeding women

These foods do not meet all the daily requirements and are only intended to supplement the participant’s diet.

Nutrition Services
WIC provides nutrition assessment and education including:
  • Individual nutrition education
  • Instructions in food preparation and tips for food shopping
  • Limited assessment and screening by staff who are trained in maternal and child health

Breastfeeding Services
WIC provides breastfeeding education and support:
  • A Certified Lactation Consultant is on staff and accessible to all postpartum women and infants.
  • Electric breast pumps available for loan
  • Manual breast pumps available
  • Participants receive encouragement, education, and help with breastfeeding

Referrals

WIC provides referrals to:
  • Child support services
  • Dental health services
  • Domestic violence services
  • Substance abuse counseling and treatment
  • Support services for food, income, and housing

Contact Us

  1. Women, Infant & Children (WIC)
    Eureka WIC Clinic
    Ph: 707-445-6255

    317 2nd Street
    Eureka, CA 95501
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    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday:
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Wednesday
    7:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
    Friday:
    8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Fortuna WIC Clinic
    Ph: 707-726-9427

    1108 Main Street
    Fortuna, CA 95540
    Map

    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday:
    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.,
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.,
    1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

    Garberville WIC Clinic
    Ph: 707-923-2779

    727 Cedar St
    Garberville, CA 95540
    Map

    Tuesday, Thursday:
    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.,
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    McKinleyville WIC Clinic
    Ph: 707-445-6255 or 707-839-1173

    1450A Hiller Road
    McKinleyville, CA 95519
    Map

    Thursday:
    8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.,
    2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Friday:
    8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    Crescent City WIC Clinic
    Ph: 707-464-7293

    286 M Street, Suite D
    Crescent City, CA 95531
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    Call clinic for hours.