Greater New Bedford Community Health Center
Phone:
508-992-6553
Address:
874 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA

WIC – Women, Infants & Children

WIC Program

The Massachusetts WIC Nutrition Program
provides free food and nutrition information to help keep pregnant women, infants, and children under five healthy and strong.

Who is eligible for WIC?

If you:
  • Live in Massachusetts
  • Are a pregnant, postpartum, or breast-feeding woman, an infant or child under 5 years old
  • Have a nutritional need
  • Have a household income that is less than or equal to the income guidelines below
Household Size Yearly Monthly Weekly
1 $21,590 $1,800 $416
2 $29,101 $2,426 $560
3 $36,612 $3,051 $705
4 $44,123 $3,677 $849
5 $51,634 $4,303 $993
6 $59,145 $4,929 $1,138
7 $66,656 $5,555 $1,282
8 $74,167 $6,181 $1,427

Total Income Guidelines: March 24, 2014 – June 30, 2015

You are automatically income eligible for WIC if you currently receive TAFDC, Food Stamps or Medicaid.

Fathers, guardians, or foster parents may apply for WIC for their children at the WIC website, or by calling 508-997-1500 or 1-800-WIC-1007.

GNBCHC WIC Program Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 9:30am-6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm



Greater New Bedford Community Health CenterGreater New Bedford
Community Health Center
874 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone: 508-992-6553
Web Site: www.gnbchc.org



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