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What does WIC Provide?

Women's Food Package

Note: Mothers who breastfeed their babies are eligible for up to 6 more months of benefits than those who do not.

Pregnant / Partially Breastfeeding

  • 3 - 48 oz bottles or 11.5-12 oz cans concentrated juice
  • 4 1/2 gal milk

  • 1 lb (16 oz) cheese  ($8.00 Max per lb)

  • 36 oz cereal

  • 1 dozen eggs

  • $10 fresh fruits or vegetables

  • 1 lb whole grains

  • 2 - Jars of Peanut Butter (16-18oz) or 2 packages of dried beans (16oz) or 8 cans of beans (15-16oz)

Breastfeeding Exclusively or Mothers Pregnant with Multiples

  • 3 - 48 oz bottles or 11.5-12 oz cans concentrated juice

  • 4 1/2 gal milk

  • 3 lbs cheese, 16 oz package size ($8.00 Max per lb)

  • 36 oz cereal

  • 2 dozen eggs

  • $10 fresh fruit or vegetables

  • 1 lb whole grains

  • 2 - Jars of Peanut Butter (16-18oz) or 2 packages of dried beans (16oz) or 8 cans of beans (15-16oz)

  • 6 cans, 5 oz Light Tuna or Salmon

Non-Lactating Mothers

Note: Please remember that if you are NOT breastfeeding your benefits/groceries with WIC will only continue for 6 months after the birth of your baby.
  • 2 - 48 oz bottles or 11.5-12 oz cans concentrated juice

  • 3 gal milk

  • 1 lb cheese, 16 oz package size ($8.00 Max per lb)
  • 36 oz cereal

  • 1 dozen eggs

  • $10 fresh fruits or vegetables

  • 2 - Jars of Peanut Butter (16-18oz) or 2 packages of dried beans (16oz) or 8 cans of beans (15-16oz)

Contact Us

Health Department

   

700 Fuller Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Administration
Monday-Friday
8:00am-5:00pm

Public Health Clinics

(616) 632-7100

(616) 632-7083

Mark Hall, MD, MPH
Medical Director

Adam London, RS, MPA
Administrative Health Officer

Animal Shelter

740 Fuller Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Monday-Friday: 9:30am-6:30pm
Closed for Lunch:
Monday-Friday: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Adoptions end 1 hour prior to closing.
Closed Saturday & Sunday

(616) 632-7300

(616) 632-7324

Environmental Health Services

700 Fuller Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-6900

(616) 632-6892

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