Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) 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.

 

WIC Income Guidelines 2017-2018

 

Video: Using the WIC Card (English/ Español )

 

 

 

Download the App

 

Participant Login

 

 

Hours Of Operation/Sites:

Codman Square Health Center

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
8:00 AM — 4:00 PM
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
8:00 AM — 4:00 PM
9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Codman Square Health Center
637 Washington Street
Dorchester, MA 02124
Phone: (617) 825-3822
Fax: (617) 822-8780

DotHouse Health-Fields Corner

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
8:00 AM — 4:00 PM
9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
DotHouse Health
1353 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122
Phone: (617) 825-0805
Fax: (617) 825-1109

Neponset Health Center

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Saturday
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
9:00 AM — 7:00 PM
9:00 AM — 12:30 PM
9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Neponset Health Center
398 Neponset Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122
Phone: (617) 265-4380
Fax: (617) 822-2132

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.