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COVID-19 Response

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Updated 03/01/2022

 

Remote Services.

Existing clients: If you have an appointment scheduled with WIC, a WIC staff member will be calling you on your scheduled appointment date and time. WIC has issued 30 days of food benefits remotely for some clients. WIC staff will contact clients via phone to issue more food benefits remotely. Most services can be done by phone. If you have any questions about your appointment, plase call 786.336.1300

New Clients: Contact our appointment center at 786.336.1300. Most services can be conducted remotely via phone and email. Clients who may need to come by a WIC center can visit one of the 15 WIC centers  throughout Miami-Dade County. 

To ensure the safety of our WIC staff and clients, WIC services can be done by phone, email or fax.  All 15 WIC centers are open for clients who need or want to come in person. Refer to WIC Program Locations for more details. 

Food and Nutrition Education.

Our WIC Nutritionists are contacting WIC clients by phone to provide nutrition education and facilitate any changes necessary to food packages. They will assist clients with any concerns or questions.

Clients with a scheduled appointment will receive a call on their appointment date/time. If you receive a call from an unknown or blocked number, this may be the WIC staff calling you.

Breastfeeding Support.

Our dedicated WIC Breastfeeding Specialists are providing services over the phone and ensure clients receive the breastfeeding support they need. Clients in need of breastfeeding help, can call  786.336.1336.

For specific guidance on breastfeeding and COVID-19, contact your health care provider.

Stronger together.

As we navigate uncharted waters, our WIC program will continue to update the public and partners to ensure we continue our commitment of providing healthy foods, nutrition education and breastfeeding support to pregnant, recently postpartum, breastfeeding women, infants and children up to age 5.

We know many families are going through financial hardships and may be experiencing food insecurity. Miami-Dade WIC is here to help. Call us at 786.336.1300  to schedule your WIC appointment. Please note we are experiencing a high volume of calls so please be patient with us and we will provide you the best service possible.

WIC documents and forms.

WIC Program Locations COVID-19 Updated 02.01.2022
Lugares de Ubicación del Programa WIC COVID-19 02.01.2022
Lokasyon Pwogram WIC COVID-19 02.01.2022

Medical Referral Form
Medical Documentation for Formula and Food

Florida WIC App is Here! (English)
You can upload your documents to WIC with the Florida WIC App

¡Ya llegó la aplicación Florida WIC! 
Puede cargar sus documentos a WIC con la aplicación móvil Florida WIC


Florida WIC Foods Brochure (English) 
Florida WIC Foods Brochure (Español)
Florida WIC Foods Brochure (Kreyól)


Rights and Obligations (English & Español)
Rights and Obligations (English & Kreyòl)
Non-Discrimination Statement (English, Español & Kreyòl)

Resources.

Florida Department of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Adobe Fill & Sign Mobile Application