WIC Supplemental Food Program

The Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program provides free, for those who qualify, nutrition education; food vouchers; breastfeeding support; and referrals for low-income, pregnant women and low-income children under the age of five (5).  WIC is an equal opportunity program. 


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Services  

The WIC Program offers services in the following areas:   HealthyFood  

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Service Hours

PLEASE NOTE: WIC Program hours will differ from normal WIC business hours for the weeks of December 22nd and December 29. Please see the table below for details.

Week of December 22nd

Week of December 29th

Monday, December 22 Open Monday, December 29 Open
Tuesday, December 23 Open Tuesday, December 30 Open
Wednesday, December 24 CLOSED         Wednesday, December 31 Open
Christmas Day, December 25     CLOSED New Year's Day, Thursday, January 1, 2015     CLOSED
Friday, December 26 CLOSED Friday, January 2 CLOSED

WIC Service Hours (uless otherwise noted)

Monday - Thursday         8:30am - 5:00pm
2nd Thursday
(of the month)         
8:30am - 6:30pm   
Friday  9:00am - 12:00 noon 
Saturday  11:30am - 2:30pm (Select dates only. See general hours of operation.)

Food Voucher Pick Up Hours

Monday - Thursday     12:00 - 1:00pm

 

WIC Orientation
To make an appointment or for information regarding the WIC program, call: (510) 981-5360  

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Who is the program for:
Pregnant women, nursing mothers and infants and children under 5 years of age.  Must be a resident of Alameda County and meet the low income requirements.

Cost for Services: FREE for those who qualify

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

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Useful WIC Program Information

Please see the links below for helpful information on program eligibility including income guidelines, forms to download and complete, and to watch “Welcome to WIC”, a series of orientation videos. 

Please call the Berkeley WIC office at (510) 981-5360 for more information and for application assistance.


Additional Information

2-1-1 Phone Service:  http://www.edenir.org/   Clicking this link will take you to Eden I & R 2-1-1 services.  City of Berkeley supports the 2-1-1 Information and Referral Line to help people find affordable housing and critical social services in Berkeley and in Alameda County.

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830University830 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710

(510) 981-5360 (Phone)
(510) 981-5385 (Fax)
(510) 981-6390 (TDD)

wicprogram@cityofberkeley.info

 

 

 


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