WIC FAQ's

WIC FAQ's

NJ WIC PORTAL

NJ WIC PORTAL

NUTRITION

NUTRITION

BREASTFEEDING

BREASTFEEDING

HEALTHCARE FORMS

HEALTHCARE FORMS


   


Join the Ocean County WIC Program to celebrate National Nutrition Month (NNM)! 

WIC's nutrition education and services are critical for establishing healthy eating habits for young families.
    To celebrate both NNM and WIC, post a picture of your favorite family meal or snack that you prepare with the help of your nutritious WIC benefits! Click Here to Learn More
 
 
Once deemed eligible, families are given the resources needed to provide a healthy start for their children including:
 
Individualized nutrition education and healthy food packages - Individualized nutrition education and group education classes are provided by trained nutritionists and Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and cover health topics such as infant nutrition, healthy weight, breastfeeding, cholesterol, food allergies, and nutritional deficiencies.  

Healthy food packages – Food packages are provided in the form of WIC checks, or approved grocery store checks, that are given for the purchase of healthy food options including: fruits, vegetables, beans, eggs, rice, peanut butter, baby food and formula.

  Referrals for health care or other necessary services- Referrals are given as needed.