Little Girl Kissing New Sibling to BeWomen, Infants, and Children (WIC)

The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program is a supplemental nutrition education program to promote and maintain the health of pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants and children from birth to five years of age. The St. Mary’s County Health Department partners with the Charles County Health Department to ensure that WIC services and support staff are available to residents of St. Mary’s County.

Services

WIC provides nutrition information, promotes breastfeeding, and provides vouchers for nutritious foods.

Eligibility

  • Families with a low to medium income
  • Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or just had a baby
  • Children under 5 years old (including foster children) who need better nutrition

Apply for WIC                     

Contact WIC to schedule an appointment. For appointments and more information, please call 301-475-4330 or email smchd.healthdept@maryland.gov.  For information about documents required when applying for WIC, click here.