Utah Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) in Food/Nutrition
December 19, 2018

Overview

The Utah Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is committed to providing quality nutrition and breastfeeding education to Utah families. The WIC program of Utah is administered by the Utah Department of Health, Division of Family Services.

Administration

Utah Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is administered by U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS).

Program Requirements:

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Utah; a pregnant, breastfeeding and/or postpartum woman; an infant or child up to 5 years of age; and individually determined by a health professional to be at nutrition risk.

 

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $22,459
2 $30,451
3 $38,443
4 $46,435
5 $54,427
6 $62,419
7 $70,411
8 $78,403

*For households with more than eight people, add $7,992 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

 

A person who participates or has family members who participate in certain other benefit programs, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicaid or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), automatically meets the income eligibility requirement.

 

Application Details

To apply, set up an appointment at the WIC clinic closest to you.

Contact:

1-877-942-5437

Explore More Benefits

Utah CHIP Program
Utah Family Employment Program
Utah Food Stamp Program
Utah Head Start
Utah Home Energy Assistance Training (HEAT) Program
Utah Medicaid
Utah Unemployment Insurance

Welfare Info