.07 Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Referral
The Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides benefits to the following participants:
 
Children up to 5 years of age
Participants who are pregnant, breast feeding, or in their postpartum period
 
Give a WIC brochure and an explanation of the WIC program to anyone who meets the previously listed criteria.
 
At an initial interview or a renewal, give the PI the Referral for Benefits (FA-009) form with OTHER checked and WIC written in the blank. (See WIC hotline phone number to call for the nearest office)
 
NOTE Participants are not required to apply for WIC benefits. DO NOT impose a penalty for not applying for WIC benefits.