WIC is a nutrition program that provides:
Healthy foods such as milk, juice, cereal, cheese, eggs, infant formula, tuna and carrots
Nutrition education to improve family health
Breastfeeding advice and support
Referrals to doctors, dentists, and other community services
New moms with babies under six months old
Children younger than five years old
WIC is an equal opportunity provider.
Note: fathers, grandparents and foster parents can also apply for WIC for children in their care.
To receive WIC you must:
Live in Rhode Island
Meet income guidelines
The Children’s Friend WIC program is located at:
500 Prospect Street,
621 Dexter Street
For more information, or to speak to someone about eligibility for WIC, please call 401-752-7827or email Maria Chionchio, Director of Health and Nutrition, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New applications are being accepted.