Who is Eligible?

Pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women and children up to age 5 who meet the medical, nutritional, residential and income requirements are eligible.You will need to bring the following items for your first appointment:

  • Your child or children and proof of address (rent receipt, utility bill, etc.)
  • Proof of income (pay stub, unemployment benefits, etc. ) for everyone in your household
  • Proof of identity (birth certificates and immunization records for each person applying for benefits)
  • A completed WIC medical referral form available at your primary doctors office, our WIC office, and on the St. Barnabas Health System Website.

Legal Residency, United States Citizenship, or Social Security are not required. You are eligible even if you or a member of your household are employed, receive SNAP, TANF, Medicaid, or have an F-1 foreign student visa.

 

Schedule An Appointment Today

2021 Grand Concourse
5th Floor
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718) 901-9510
Fax: (718) 901-9503
Hours
Mon–Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am–5:00pm
(2nd Saturday of the month at 260 E. 188th St, 1st FL)
SBH Health & Wellness Center
4507 Third Ave, 1st Floor
Bronx, NY 10457
Tel: (718) 960-6257
Fax: (718) 960-3681
Hours
Mon–Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am–5:00pm
(4th Saturday of the month)
260 East 188th Street
1st Floor
Bronx, NY 10458
Tel: (718) 618-8226
Fax: (718) 960-3790
Hours
Mon–Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am–5:00pm
(3rd Saturday of the month)

Copy of Federal WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines - Effective through June 30, 2024

You must have income at or below an income level or standard set by the State agency (see chart below), or be determined automatically income-eligible based on participation in certain State-administered programs, including SNAP, Medicaid, and TANF.
HOUSEHOLD SIZEANNUALMONTHLYTWICE-MONTHLY BI-WEEKLYWEEKLY
GROSS INCOME
1$26,973$2,248$1,124$1,038$519
2$36,482 $3,041$1,521$1,404$702
3$45,991$3,833$1,917$1,769$885
4$55,500$4,625$2,313$2,135$1,068
5$65,009$5,418$2,709$2,501$1,251
6$74,518$6,210$3,105$2,867$1,434
7$84,027$7,003$3,502$3,232$1,616
8$93,536$7,795$3,898$3,598$1,799
Each additional member add:+$9,509+$793+$397+$366+$183

Nutrition Classes

Apply for WIC Nutrition Classes.