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Gainesville WIC Clinics

Below are WIC Clinics and Programs in Gainesville

Ozark County Health Department Wic

370 3rd Street, Gainesville MO 65655

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. WIC provides foods that are especially important during pregnancy and growth. WIC is for lower to moderate income families, but is not a welfare program. WIC is a nutrition education program that many working families can qualify for. WIC Mission Statement: To improve the nutritional health status of financially eligible women, infants, and children in Missouri who are at nutritional risk by providing nutrition education, supplemental foods, and referrals to health care.

WIC Resources

  • WIC Breast Feeding Support
    Breastfeeding is essential in infant development and is recommended by the Women, Infant, and Child Program to be the best way of feeding babies.
  • WIC Eligibility Criteria
    To qualify for WIC benefits, applicants must meet Categorical, Residential, Income and Nutritional Risk Requirements.