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Dorchester South/South Boston WIC Program

Nutrition Program

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education, healthy foods, breastfeeding support and other services free of charge for Massachusetts families that qualify. Pregnant women, postpartum women, and children 0-5 years of age can participate in the WIC program.

WIC is for all kinds of families: Married and single parents, working or the unemployed. Fathers, mothers, grandparents, foster parents or other legal guardians of a child under 5 can apply for WIC benefits. Please call one of our offices for an appointment.

Breastfeeding Services

Breastfeeding Warmline: Please call us at (617) 533-2243 with your breastfeeding questions or concerns. A breastfeeding peer counselor will contact you within 24 hours.
WIC offers a Mother-to-Mother breastfeeding program that connects specially trained WIC moms who have breast fed with new moms who need breastfeeding support.
WIC offers free monthly breastfeeding classes at Codman Square Health Center. The classes are the first and third Thursday of the month from 5:30 PM-6:30 PM.

Drop-In Groups

Free Drop-In Vietnamese Mom’s Group: The Mom group offers information and education about parenting and nutrition, breastfeeding support and the chance to connect with other moms. Every Tuesday 10:00 AM-11:00 AM at DotHouse Health, 1353 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA. For more information please call the WIC office at (617) 825-0805.

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For more information regarding the Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program visit the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Website.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. See here for our full non-discrimination clause.

Eligibility

WIC Income Guidelines

Using the WIC Card

Locations that provide this service:

Neponset WIC Office

  • Address: 398 Neponset Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Hours:
    • Tuesday 9am-7pm
    • Wednesday 9am-7pm
    • Saturday 9am-1pm
  • Phone: 617-265-4380
  • Fax: 617-822-2132

DotHouse Health WIC Office

  • Address: 1353 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Hours:
    • Tuesday 9am-7pm
    • Wednesday 9am-5pm
    • Thursday 9am-7pm
    • Friday 8am-4pm
    • Saturday 9am-1pm
  • Phone: 617-825-0805
  • Fax: 617-825-1109

Codman Square WIC Office

  • Address: 637 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 02124
  • Hours:
    • Tuesday 9am-7pm
    • Wednesday 8am-4pm
    • Thursday 9am-7pm
    • Friday 8am-4pm
    • Saturday 9am-1pm
  • Phone 617-825-3822
  • Fax 617-822-8780

South Boston Mobile Sites

  • See PDF for more information
  • Phone: 617-825-0805