About the WIC Program


The federally funded Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, nutritious supplemental foods, and referrals to other social and health care services to pregnant, postpartum or breastfeeding women, to infants and to children up to the age of 5 that meet eligibility requirements for income, residency, and nutritional risk. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


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For more information on the WIC Program, please visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic
 

 
 
 

WIC Services During COVID-19

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WIC services are available during COVID-19. Call WCHD at 815-720-4000 to make an appointment. Click here for more information.(Spanish)

WIC EBT Cards (Bnft  App Tutorial)

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WIC Temporary Monthly Increase

CVB Benefit Increase November December2021

Click Here for WIC Temporary Increase Details

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Locations
WCHD
555 North Court Street - 4th Floor
Rockford, IL 61103

Mailing Address for both locations:
555 North Court Street
PO Box 4009
Rockford, IL 61110-0509
Cost
Free
How do I get services?
Contact us to determine if you meet eligiblity requirements for income and residency. 
Hours
Monday through Friday 8 AM - 5 PM, During COVID-19 hours may vary and services are by appointment only.
Contact
Call:  815-720-4000