Women, Infants & Children Program
What is WIC?
WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children. It is a supplemental nutrition program that provides supplemental foods and nutrition education along with breastfeeding support and referrals to other area agencies to those who qualify.
Who is Eligible?
WIC serves Kansas residents who are:
- Breastfeeding, up to baby’s first birthday
- Non-breastfeeding mothers, up to six months after baby’s birth
- Infants and children under five years old
How to Apply
Call your local WIC Agency to schedule an appointment or for breastfeeding support. In Butler County you will contact the Butler County Health Department at (316) 321-3400 or (800) 940-6083 ext. 6235. The WIC office hours are Monday and Friday 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., and Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Extended hours are offered Tuesday and Thursday.
What to Bring to Appointment
For your WIC Appointment, you will need to bring: