Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Services Provided

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. WIC provides Nutrition Education, Breastfeeding Support and Supplemental Foods.

Qualifications

You may qualify for the WIC Program if you are:

  • Pregnant, breastfeeding or a woman who recently had a child (up to six months)

  • An infant or child under age 5

  • At medical or nutrition risk and meet income guidelines

Income Guidelines and Eligibility

WIC Farmer’s Market – Farmer’s Market Coupons are available for WIC participants at your local WIC office. Attached is a list of fruits and vegetables that can be purchased along with the local farmers that accept the coupons.

Did You Know?

The Seneca County WIC Program offers Breastfeeding Support and Education to WIC Participants at its clinics.  Board Certified Lactation Consultants and Peer Helpers assist mothers with knowledge and resources to increase breastfeeding initiation and duration. For more information please contact the WIC Breastfeeding Support program at (419) 447-3691 ext. 316.

SCGHD WIC Breastfeeding Support Facebook Page

Resources
Department Info

Tiffin Office

71 South Washington Street

Suite 1102

Tiffin, OH 44883

Fostoria Office

801 Kirk Street

Fostoria, OH 44830

Schedule and Appointment

(419) 447-3691 ext. 316 (Tiffin)

(419) 435-4401 (Fostoria)

Hours of Operation

Monday thru Wednesday

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Thursday

8:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Friday

8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

© 2018 Seneca County General Health District 

71 South Washington St. Suite 1102 Tiffin, OH 44883

In the event of a public health emergency* the Seneca County General Health District can be contacted at anytime.

During regular business hours please call (419) 447-3691.

Regular business hours are Monday - Friday.

Nursing & Vital Statistics: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Environmental: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

WIC: M-W 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Thu. 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

After business hours, weekends, and holidays please contact the SCGHD Health Commissioner via the Seneca County Sheriff's Office at (419) 447-3456

 

*A public health emergency includes Class A reportable disease, foodborne illness, and bioterrorism event.  

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