What’s going on at WIC?

Newsletter, Feb, 2019

The WIC office will be closed on February 18th to celebrate Presidents’ Day.

The Belmont County WIC Program will sponsor walk-in clinics the first Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. These walk-in clinics will take people on a first come-first serve basis.

WIC will also be hosting nutrition education classes during the month of January  (Open to the public, clients please bring your photo identification and WIC Nutrition Card).

Date Day Time Type
 February 7, 2019  Thursday  9:30 a.m. “Infant Feeding Class”
February 15, 2019  Friday  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. “Dental Health”
February 27, 2019  Wednesday  3:00 p.m.  “Infant Feeding Class”

The Belmont County WIC office is located at the Chase Bank building on the 4th floor: Room 402.

New clients need proof of income, proof of address and photo identification or a social security card. Crib cards will be accepted for infants. Also, pregnancy verification is needed if pregnant.

Clients needing recertified, need to bring photo identification, proof of income, and proof of address. A written authorization from a parent/guardian to have a child receive WIC services is needed if a parent/guardian is not with a child at the time of recertification.

WIC encourages breastfeeding and provides support and nutrition education to its clients. Working families are encouraged to apply. For more information, please call: 740-676-2232.  To send a Fax: 740-671-9873.

 

 

 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

WIC supports breastfeeding.