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153 Summer Street
Providence, RI 02903
401.276.4300 phone
401.331.3285 fax

Click here to see a flier for a new Providence WIC location!


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

WIC helps:
Pregnant women
Breastfeeding moms
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:

Independence Square
500 Prospect Street,
Pawtucket RI

Children's Friend
621 Dexter Street
Central Falls

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

New applications are being accepted.


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