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WIC has three office locations

Round Valley Health Office
323 S. Mountain Ave.
Springerville, AZ 85938
Phone (928) 333-2415

and the

St. Johns WIC Clinic
1200 W. Cleveland, Ste 9
St. Johns, Arizona 85936
Phone (928) 337-3730

and the
Concho WIC Clinic
119 County Road
5051/Evergreen Dr.
Concho, AZ 85924
Phone (928) 333-2415
 
*"The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Phone: (928) 333-2415
Fax: (928) 333-5876

Lee Castillo
CNW Coordinator

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Jami Heap
B.S. Nutritionist
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What is WIC?

The Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) is a nutrition education program which provides families with nutritious foods, information on healthy eating, and referrals to healthcare providers. WIC serves pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women; and infants and children under five years of age who meet specific eligibility guidelines.

WIC provides…

  • Health screening to determine nutritional status
  • Nutrition education and counseling
  • Breastfeeding information and support
  • Checks for supplemental nutritious foods and a list of vendors who accept the checks
  • Referrals to appropriate healthcare providers

Who is Eligible?

  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women
  • Women who have a baby less than six months old
  • Infants and children up to five years old who:
    1. Live in the Apache County
    2. Are at nutritional risk
    3. Meet our liberal income guidelines

WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines

Effective from July 1. 2009 to June 30,2010
 
Persons in Family of Household Size
Annual
Income
Monthly Income
Twice Monthly Income
Bi-Weekly Income
Weekly Income
1
$20,036
$1,670
$835
$771
$386
2
$26,955
$2,247
$1,124
$1,037
$519
3
$33,874
$2,823
$1,412
$1,303
$652
4
$40,793
$3,400
$1,700
$1,569
$785
5
$47,712
$3,976
$1,988
$1,836
$918
6
$54,631
$4,553
$2,277
$2,102
$1,051
7
$61,550
$5,130
$2,565
$2,368
$1,184
8
$68,469
$5,706
$2,853
$2,634
$1,317
Each Additional Person
+$6,919
+$577
+$289
+267
+134
*Individuals enrolled in AHCCCS, TANF or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps) automatically meet WIC Program income eligibility. Bring the approval letter to your WIC appointment. *

How do I become a WIC participant?

Call one of the WIC offices locations listed on the left side of this page to make an appointment at a WIC Clinic near you. *We accept walk-ins at all clinics*

What should I bring to my appointment?

1. One of the following as proof of income:

  • Current pay stub
  • Tax return
  • Social Security, public assistance or unemployment

2. Proof of residency:

  • Current utility or cable bill
  • Rent or mortgage receipt

3. Proof of identification


 
     
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