WIC: A Supplementary Food Program

WIC contact: Michael Dessalines (203) 574 6785

The Connecticut WIC supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a federally funded nutrition assistance program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Food and Nutrition Services (FNS). WIC serves low income, nutritional at-risk prenatal, post-partum breastfeeding, non-breastfeeding Women and Infants and children up to 5 years of age.

The Waterbury WIC Program aims to provide health leadership in promoting health and improving nutritional status of Connecticut’s families by providing nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion, supplemental nutritious foods and partnerships along with referrals to other public and private community groups.

WIC services are offered to the following cities and towns: Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prospect, Seymour, Shelton, Southbury, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott and Woodbury. The Waterbury WIC Program holds two (2) full-time permanent sites. One of them is located within the Waterbury Health Department and the other one is located at the Naugatuck Valley Health District in Seymour.

Satellite offices are available through Waterbury in Wolcott and Watertown and through our Seymour office in Naugatuck and Shelton.

Addresses Hours of Operations
WIC Main Office : (203) 574-6785
185 South Main Street, Waterbury CT 06704

Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 8:30am to 4pm
Tuesday and Thursday
From 8:30am to 5:30pm

Seymour Office: (203) 888-1271
98 Bank Street, Seymour CT 06483
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 8:30am to 4pm
Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday
From 9:30am to 5:00pm

 

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