Nutrition Education / Women, Infants, and Children Program
Park County Public Health's Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) is a nutrition education and free health food program. WIC provides nutrition and breastfeeding education, health referrals and supplemental food to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women and infants and children up to age 5. Households with a low to medium income or who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Health first Colorado (Medicaid), or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) are income eligible.
WIC Clinics include:
Great health and nutrition advice through each stage of your pregnancy or your child's growth
Participants receive an electronic benefit card to purchase healthy foods including fresh produce, whole grains, milk, yogurt, cheese, eggs, legumes, cereal, baby food, and formula, if needed. A shopping app helps you see your available food benefits.
Referrals to other community programs or health services when needed
Fairplay Public Health 825 Clark Street Fairplay, CO 80440 Clinics on Tuesday by appointment only. To make an appointment or to learn about walk-in availability, call 303-816-5974.
Bailey Public Health 59865 Highway 285 Bailey, CO 80421 Clinic on Wednesdays by appointment only. To make an appointment or to learn about walk-in availability, call 303-816-5974.
The Mountain Resource Center 11030 Kitty Drive Conifer, CO 80433 Clinic on Thursdays for mountain area Jefferson County residents by appointment only. To make an appointment or to learn about walk-in availability, call 303-816-5974.
For more information on WIC and income requirements, contact WIC at 303-816-5974.
03/19/2020: Notice of Public Health Order 20-23 issued by the state to implement emergency measures to limit mass gatherings to no more than 10 people. Park County Public Health is closely monitoring the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak. COVID-19
In light of the coronavirus risk, the Park County WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) Program will not conduct face to face appointments until further notice. We will instead utilize phone appointments for your scheduled day and time. Read on...