WIC is a supplemental food and nutritional program designed to improve the health of women, infants, and children. The service provides nutrition counseling education, breastfeeding promotion and support, nutritious foods, and referrals to other health care programs.
Counties Covered by Southwest WIC
The Southwest Kansas WIC program's home office is located at the Finney County Health Department.
Postpartum women for six months
Breastfeeding women until the infant's first birthday
Children up to the age of five
Must reside in Kansas
Be within income guidelines
Have a nutrition risk factor
Health Department 919 Zerr Road Garden City, Ks 67846
Times may vary depending on holidays and scheduling conflicts.
Participant must be in a household income at or below 185% of the poverty level. Automatic income eligibility is for participants in the Food Stamp Program, Temporary Assistance for Families, and Medicaid Program. More information on the Kansas WIC Program can be found at Nutrition and WIC Services.