Your First Appointment

What should I expect?

During your first appointment a WIC representative will walk you through the eligibility process to ensure you meet the criteria.

Your representative will:

  • Conduct a health assessment
  • Provide opportunities to discuss nutrition and health concerns
  • Provide referrals to other medical care and services
  • Provide foods each month that will help you with your food budget

What do I need to bring to my first appointment?

When you call the WIC office for an appointment, our staff will tell you which of the following you need to bring:

  • Proof of identity for you and your child
  • Proof of household income
  • Proof of residency
  • Immunization record for infants and children

In addition, you may be asked to bring:

  • A completed New York State Department of Health Medical Referral Form from your health care provider (including proof of pregnancy and/or blood work).
  • If you or your child is on a special formula you will need the “Medical Documentation for WIC Formula & Approved WIC Foods for Infants, Children and Women” form.
  • The forms can be found on this website by clicking here.

Remember, your child must attend your first appointment.

Clinic Closure

On Wednesday, April 26th the clinic will be open from 8:30am-12:30pm only. The clinic will be closed for the remainder of the day. We will reopen Thursday, April 27th at 8:00am.

Clinic Closure

WEDNESDAY APRIL 12TH The clinic be open from 8:30am-12:00pm only and closed in the afternoon. We will re-open on Thursday, April 13th at 8:00am.

Clinic Closed

The clinic will be closed Friday March 31st. It will reopen Monday April 3rd at 8:30am.