WIC services in Richmond County help new moms and children stay healthy. Staten Island University Hospital, Northwell Health has been providing WIC services for over 33 years to income-eligible Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, Infants and Children up to age 5. Through the program, eligible participants and families can receive benefits for nutritious foods including vegetables, fruits, and protein sources. The Staten Island WIC program also provides breastfeeding support, nutrition counseling, and health and referrals to other helpful programs in the community for both men and women who are single parents.
Don’t let financial hardship keep you from maintaining optimal health. Come to the Staten Island University Hospital to learn more about the state program. If you meet eligibility requirements including financial need and state residency criteria, you can use WIC benefits to help pay for certain items at local pharmacies (formula) and grocery stores. Our WIC program team in Richmond County will help you find the answers you need. Stop by today to get started.
To find out more about the services provided, call or visit one of our three locations [South Site presently closed due to COVID-19 precautions].
To find out if you qualify click here.
Staten Island University Hospital, Northwell Health WIC Program has been servicing Richmond County for over 33 years and continues to serve all income-eligible Women (pregnant and breastfeeding), Infants (from birth on) and Children up to age 5. Our mission is to partner with eligible families to provide breastfeeding support, nutrition counseling, healthy lifestyle promotion, nutritious foods, and referrals to other helpful programs within the community. To find out more about the services provided call or visit one of our three locations [South Site presently closed due to COVID-19 precautions]. To find out if you qualify click here.
Our Hours Have Changed Due to COVID-19
Mon-Thur: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 8am – 4pm
Mason Ave. (North Site)
Mon – Thu: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 8am – 4pm
Seguine Ave. (South Site)
242 Mason Ave.
1st Floor MAP building
Staten Island, NY 10305
ph: (718) 226-6268
fx: (718) 226-6798