WIC - Women, Infants & Children
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WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children. WIC provides the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care and community services.
Florida Health WIC Services
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To qualify for WIC you will need:
- a height and weight measurement
- a blood test for hemoglobin or hematocrit
Note: The measurements and blood test must be taken within 60 days of the WIC appointment. Infants less than 6 months old do not need a blood test.
Ask your doctor or health clinic to fill out a WIC Medical Referral Form with this health information. One form should be filled out for each person in the family applying for WIC. Bring the form to the WIC office when you go for your appointment. If you don't have a doctor, the WIC office will let you know how you can get the health information needed.
Then, the staff at the WIC office will let you know if you qualify for WIC.
To apply for WIC in Orange County or to reschedule your appointment, please call the Orange County WIC Call Center at 407-858-1494.
- Fax 407-858-5989
- Fax 407-254-1071
- Fax 407-836-2513
- Fax 407-207-4939
- Fax 407-207-7763
- Fax 407-207-7597
- Fax 407-905-3801
Breastfeeding and Classes
The Florida WIC program is a public health nutrition program that promotes breastfeeding as the normal, optimal way of feeding and nurturing children.
WIC in Orange County offers breastfeeding classes for expectant and new mothers.
Classes are free and offered at the following locations and times:
- WIC Breastfeeding Basics Class Schedule May - August 2016 (PDF 103KB)
- WiC Breastfeeding Basics Class Schedule September - December 2016 (PDF 139KB)
Registration is required. Classes fill up fast. Please call 407-836-2552 for more information.
In conjunction with the Healthy Start Program, we offer the following classes:
- Boot Camp for New Dads
Additional Breastfeeding Information located at the Florida Health Web Site (Note: If you desire to stay on this page right click on the link and select open in new window).