WIC is a special supplemental food program for pregnant, breastfeeding,
and post-partum women, infants, and children under five years of age.
WIC helps you and your baby get healthy foods and healthy advice in
the first years of life.
cash value benefit (CVB) that WIC participants use to purchase fruits and vegetables will change beginning October 5, 2023.
$26 for child participants
$47 for pregnant and postpartum participants
$52 for fully and partially breastfeeding participants
The Federal Fiscal Year 2024 CVB amounts are based on the
Continuing Appropriations Act, 2024 and Other Extensions Act.
MSDH WIC will notify WIC participants of any changes to these rates for Federal Fiscal Year 2024.
This Institution is an equal opportunity provider
Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.
Đây là tổ chức cung cấp cơ hội bình đẳng.
هذه المؤسسة هي مؤسسة توفر تكافؤ الفرص.
If you have difficulty understanding English or have a disability, free language assistance or other aids and services are available. MSDH provides free interpretation services, translation of materials, or other assistance available upon request: call 1-800-545-6747.
For Medical Professionals
Helpful Programs and Information
For more information about Maternal and Child Health Programs and the MCH Block Grant, call 1-800-721-7222.
Links referenced on this page
Continuing Appropriations Act
Hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ
All language assistance
Declaración de No Discriminación
Tuyên Ngôn Không Phân Biệt Đối Xử
Request for Medical Formula for Infants
Request for Medical Formula for Women and Children
Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies
Family Planning Waivers
Car Seat Safety
Dental and Oral Health
Lead Poisoning Prevention
Safe Sleep Environments
The BABY & ME — Tobacco Free Program™
Find a county health department
Shelters and Emergency Housing
Jackson Area Social Services Resource Guide
Find Food Pantries
WIC information from the USDA