Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
“WIC” provides nutrition assessment, counseling and supplemental food coupons for “at-risk” pregnant and post-partum women, infants and children up to age 5. Certified lactation consultants available to help with any breastfeeding needs.
Check out www.wichealth.org for the latest nutrition information for you and your child and to complete your online education.
1) Pregnant and post-partum women, infants and children up to age 5;
2) Reside in DeWitt or Piatt County;
3) Meet income guidelines (find out here); and
4) Have a medical or nutritional risk.
Services are FREE
How to get Services?
Call for an appointment:
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online here, 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Maternal child health
Family Case Management
A program for pregnant women, infants and high-risk children. It assists eligible pregnant women and infants with obtaining access to prenatal and well child care, immunizations and screenings.
- home visits/contacts by a nurse case manager
- referral for prenatal care
- referral for well checks and immunizations
- educational materials about pregnancy, infants and children
- developmental screenings of infants/young children
- assistance with All Kids process
- referral to agencies that may be helpful (food, clothing, shelter, daycare, transportation, etc.)
Healthworks of Illinois is a collaborative effort of the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS),
the Department of Human Services and Department of Public Health. The program provides a network
of health care services to wards of DCFS and their children. It works closely with foster parents
and caseworkers to ensure that those inf foster care receive appropriate medical care.