WIC

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
  • Babies
  • Children younger than five years old

For more information, or to speak to someone about eligibility for WIC, please contact one of our WIC locations listed below or email us at WIC@cfsri.org.  New applications are being accepted.

 


To receive WIC you must live in Rhode Island and meet income guidelines

Note: fathers, grandparents and foster parents can also apply for WIC for children in their care.
WIC is an equal opportunity provider.

 

 


The Children’s Friend WIC program is located at:


WIC Phone Number
401.752.7781

 

WIC Hours
M – No WIC Services
T- 8:00am – 4:30pm
W – No WIC Services
Th – 10:30 – 7:00pm
(closed for lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm)
Fr – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)

WIC Phone Number
401.752.7827WIC Hours
M – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
T- 10:30 – 7:00pm
(closed for lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm)
W – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Th – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Fr – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)

Hours Phone Number
401.721.6416Hours of Operation
M – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
T- 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
W – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Th – 10:30 – 7:00pm
(closed for lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm)
Fr – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)


WIC Phone Numbers
401.752.7920WIC Hours
M – 8:00am – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
T- 10:30am – 7:00pm
(closed for lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm)
W – 8:00am – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Th – 8:00am – 4:30pm

(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Fr – 8:00 – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
WIC Phone Number
401.752.7590WIC Hours
M – 8:00am – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
T- No WIC Services
W – 8:00am – 4:30pm
(closed for lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Th – No WIC Services
Fr – No WIC Services


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To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.