Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

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Who is Eligible

Need help determining your eligibility for WIC benefits? Use the USDA Food and Nutrition Service's WIC Pre-screening tool and find out!

  • Pregnant Women
  • Breastfeeding Women - up to the infant's first birthday
  • Newly Delivered Mothers - up to six months after the birth of the infant or the end of the pregnancy
  • Infants
  • Children - up to age 5
  • Foster Infants and Children - birth to age 5

Also...

  • You must live in Nebraska
  • Have a nutrition or health risk - WIC staff will complete an assessment
  • Meet income guidelines
    1. Currently enrolled in Medicaid, TANF or SNAP; OR
    2. Have a before tax (gross) household income at or below the guidelines established by the USDA:

      NEBRASKA WIC INCOME GUIDELINES - Effective May 20, 2013