Schenectady County Public Health Services WIC Program offers NY WIC program support for those who live in the surrounding areas. Pregnant women, new mothers, and guardians of children under age five come to us frequently for guidance and nutritional support. When you come into the Schenectady County WIC Program office for WIC services, we will listen to your concerns, help you determine eligibility, and support healthy decision making.
Those who qualify for state WIC services through the Schenectady County WIC Program can access financial support for grocery shopping, breastfeeding support, and educational support in the surrounding areas. Give yourself and your child the gift of health. Women and single men enduring financial hardship can regain a sense of health and empowerment through this program. Come to Schenectady County Public Health Services WIC Program for more information about our WIC program and speak to one of our qualified WIC service representatives.
Monday: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Tuesday: 11:00 am-7:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
June - October
Farmer’s Market checks are currently available!
You do not need to have an appointment scheduled to pick up checks. Don’t forget to bring your WIC ID card!
Checks can be used until the end of November.
Local Farmers’ Markets:
Schenectady Green Market
105 Jay Street, near City Hall
May 7-October 29
Schenectady City Hall Farmers’ Market
City Hall 105 Jay Street
May 11-October 26
Are you looking for help and guidance with breastfeeding?
Check out our Capital District Breastfeeding Support Calendar to find a group: Breastfeeding Support Groups Capital District Calendar 2017
Not sure where you can use your WIC checks?
Click the link below to find a local vendor near you!
Schenectady County now has a Baby Cafe!
A baby café is a free drop-in service offering breastfeeding support for pregnant women and new parents.
Join us on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month
11:00am – 1:00pm.
Phyllis Bornt Branch Library and Literacy Center
948 State Street
Schenectady NY 12307
Siblings and partners welcome.
Refreshments and snacks will be served.
May 1, 2018
May 15, 2018