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WIC food packages contain healthy foods but not all foods needed for a healthy diet. Eat WIC foods together with other healthy foods. Packages for Women, Infants and Children add important nutrients to the diet.
All of the nutritious, inexpensive foods below are allowed by the WIC program. Get more information on food packages.
Pictures of the brands and types of foods WIC participants may receive are included in the 2009 Food Guide List.
Call the WIC program at 1 (800) 345-1WIC or (202) 442-9397 to get copies of the pictorial food brochures.
Select one of the links below to view a brochure:
|DC WIC Authorized Food List|
|DC WIC Authorized Fruit and Vegetables List [PDF]||
Lista de Frutas y Verduras [PDF]
WIC Food Packages for Moms & Babies [PDF]
October 1, 2009 the DC WIC Program began offering checks (CVCs) for program participants to use to purchase fresh, canned or frozen vegetables and fruit. WIC participants can use these checks at stores or farmers’ markets.
How much do WIC participants get for fruits and vegetables?