October 2, 2013
WIC, or the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program, provides supplemental nutritious food, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to health care and community resources to participants. The WIC Program is available at Surry County Health and Nutrition Center, Dobson, NC. You may apply for the WIC Program Monday-Friday from 8:15am – 5:00pm.
To be eligible a person must:
• Be a pregnant woman; a breastfeeding woman who has had a baby in the last 12 months; a woman who has had a baby in the last six months; an infant; or a child up to the fifth birthday
• Reside in Surry County
• Meet the income eligibility scale- The gross annual household income cannot exceed 185% of the Federal poverty income guidelines – All Medicaid; Food Stamp recipients meet the WIC income eligibility criteria.
If you are interested in more information about the WIC Program or would like to make an appointment to apply for WIC contact:
Surry County Health & Nutrition Center
118 Hamby Rd.
Dobson, NC 27017
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Offi ce of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (866) 632-9992 (voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish) USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.