Our Mission

To safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, and referrals to health care.

All Southwest Caregivers are Encouraged to Apply!

WIC Provides the Following Support: 

  • Healthy Foods

  • Breastfeeding Support  

  • Care Beyond WIC   

  • Nutrition Education

Caregivers working or not, that care for children are welcome to apply!  

  • Mothers or Fathers

  • Single Parents

  • Grandparents

  • Guardians

  • Foster Parents

  • and more! 

The program evaluates the growth rate of children and joins with other programs to provide effective nutrition and health services to families who are at risk.

West Central Community Actions WIC program offers services in the following counties.

 

Cass

Crawford

Fremont

Harrison

Mills

Monona

Montgomery

Shelby

 "Funding for WIC is provided by the Iowa Department of Public Health."