Description:Offers nutrition education and supplemental foods to women who are pregnant, post-partum or breastfeeding, and children age 5 or under. Families may be low- or medium-income and working families may also qualify. There are six WIC clinic sites in the county (South San Francisco, East Palo Alto, Redwood City, Daly City, San Mateo and Half Moon Bay). Supplemental food is made available through issuance of coupons redeemable at most grocery stores for certain food items selected to provide essential nutrients. Participation does not affect eligibility for food stamps or other public assistance programs. Also assists in finding health care and other community services. Formerly known as San Mateo County Health Department, Public Health Division. Nutrition Programs. Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program.
Public Transit:SAMTRANS stops within 1 block.
477 9th Avenue, Suite 110, San Mateo, CA 94402 37.5628892 -122.3172435 Human Services
Audience:Pregnant women, new mothers and children age 5 or under
Eligibility:Woman who is pregnant, post-partum (within the first 6 months) or breastfeeding, child age 5 or under who is at nutritional risk
How to Apply:Apply by phone. Appointment necessary for application.
Service Wait Estimate:2 week wait for new enrollees.
- San Mateo County