WIC Women, Infants and Children Assistance Program

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

WIC is for all kinds of families: married & single parents, mothers-to-be, working or not working. If you are a father, mother, grandparent, foster parent or other legal guardian of a child under 5 years of age, you can apply for your child.

  • Counseling, support, and referrals to needed services
  • Nutrition and breastfeeding education
  • Child health screening
  • WIC coupons for healthy foods for infants

    Helpful websites:
    WIC Food List: http://www.dhss.alaska.gov/dpa/Documents/Nutrition/2020-WIC-Food-List.pdf
    How to use your WIC Card (video): https://vimeo.com/showcase/5246149/video/306285193
  • Location

    3054 Fifth Avenue, Ketchikan

    Program Sponsor

    Alaska Department Public Assistance

    Insurance and Financial assistance

    • Financial assistance availabe

    Last Updated

    06/28/2021 09:44 am

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    Ketchikan123 is funded by Ketchikan Wellness Coalition through a Cigna Foundation grant and in part by its 3-year State of Alaska Comprehensive Behavioral Health Prevention and Early Intervention Services grant (602-207-20005).

     Ketchikan Wellness Coalition is funded in part by grants from the City of Ketchikan, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, individuals, foundations and non-profit organizations, corporate sponsors, and a State of Alaska grant (Reducing Recidivism 602-240-21005) and a Federal Government ONDCP grant (Drug-Free Communities grant SP020550).

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