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Dorchester South/South Boston WIC Program

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What is the WIC Nutrition Program?

The 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 also apply for WIC benefits

Did you know WIC clients can save on a variety of nutritious food, utility bills, and admission to popular destinations for families? Download a list of sample savings 

Make an Appointment!

We have evening and weekend hours to make it easier to find an appointment time that works for you. Please call the WIC location easiest for you to get to for an appointment!

Our WIC locations

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.
  • Dorchester South/South Boston 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.

Free Monthly Breastfeeding Classes

First and third Thursday of the month, 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
Codman Square Health Center, 637 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA

Drop-In Groups and Events

Free Drop-In Vietnamese Moms Group

The Moms 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
DotHouse Health, 1353 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA

For more information please call the Dorchester South/South Boston WIC office at DotHouse Health, (617) 825-0805.

Free Community Baby Showers

Free and open to the community, all expecting parents are invited!

Meet kind and caring members of Harbor Health’s women’s health/OB-GYN, family medicine, pediatrics, and WIC teams.  They will offer practical information and answer your questions about pregnancy, labor and delivery, baby care, and more.

Stay tuned for upcoming 2020 dates!

Eligibility

To learn more about WIC, please call the Dorchester South/South Boston WIC location nearest to you to make an appointment.  You can also learn more online:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Click here for our full non-discrimination clause.

Helpful Information for WIC Members

WIC Approved Stores

Find a store that accepts WIC in your area!

WIC Participant Log-in
WIC Smart Nutrition Education

WIC Smart Participant Login

Recipes and Helpful Nutrition Information

WIC Pinterest Page

How to use your WIC card….

Dorchester South/South Boston WIC Offices

Daniel Driscoll – Neponset WIC Office

  • Address: 398 Neponset Ave, Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Hours:
    • Tuesday 9am-7pm
    • Wednesday 9am-5pm
    • 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

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