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WIC

Florida Department of Health in Lake County

WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children.

WIC provides the following at no cost:

  • healthy foods

  • nutrition education and counseling

  • breastfeeding support

  • referrals for health

To be income-eligible for WIC

You must have a total household income equal to or less than the amounts shown in the WIC Income Guidelines OR you are income-eligible if you are currently receiving Medicaid, Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA), or Food Assistance. However, you do not have to be on a public assistance program to qualify for WIC.

WIC Income Guidelines

Size of Household

Monthly Income before Taxes and Deductions

1

$1,832

2

$2,470

3

$3,108

4

$3,747

5

$4,385

6

$5,023

7

$5,663

8

$6,304


Revised 5/1/2016 - Each year these dollar amounts may increase.

We have five convenient WIC office locations:

Bushnell
415 E. Noble Ave
Bushnell, FL 33513

Office hours: Monday, Tuesday and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Clermont
560 W. Desoto St.
Clermont, FL 34711

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Leesburg
1904 Griffin Rd.
Leesburg, FL 34748

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Umatilla
249 E. Collins St.
Umatilla, FL 32784

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wildwood
104 Rutland St.
Wildwood, FL 34785

Office hours: Wednesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

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 at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

If you suspect someone is misusing or abusing WIC program benefits, please call Toll-Free 1-855-283-5135.