The Phelps and Maries County Health Department has announced that a contract continuance to provide WIC services for federal fiscal year 2024 has been signed with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a special supplemental nutrition program providing services to pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to their 5th birthday based on nutritional risk and income eligibility. To be eligible for WIC, applicants must have an income of less than or equal to 185% of the poverty level and be at nutritional risk. Migrant families are also eligible.
WIC is administered in Phelps County for Phelps and Maries Counties by the Phelps and Maries County Health Department. Those who are interested in applying or who are in need of more information should contact the Health Department at 573-458-6010. WIC clinics are offered from 8:30AM to 4:30PM Monday through Wednesday, as well as Friday, and 1PM to 4:30PM on Thursday at 200 North Main St. Suite G-51 in Rolla.