Idaho Springs WIC Clinic
1531 Colorado Blvd
Idaho Springs, CO - 80452
The Official WIC program is available to low to moderate income pregnant women, recently delivered women, breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk. Fathers can also bring their children to apply for WIC. You may apply for WIC if you are working or unemployed. Check the Income Guidelines Table to see if you are eligible for WIC. This website was created for women looking for WIC information and locations. We are also working towards adding other locations and services that may help out women.
Office Information: Office Hours Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7 am ‐ 5:00 pm
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is a nutrition program that provides nutritious groceries, nutrition education, breastfeeding support and other services free of charge to Colorado families who qualify. WIC’s goal is to help keep pregnant and breastfeeding women and children under age 5 healthy. To do this, WIC provides: Personalized nutrition consultations. Breastfeeding information, support and referrals.Financial assistance for free, healthy food to supplement what you already buy.Referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, child care, housing, lactation support and other services that can benefit the whole family.Nutrition and health education on a variety of topics, including meal planning, maintaining a healthy weight, picky eaters, caring for a new baby, working and breastfeeding, and shopping on a budget.
Families WIC is for all kinds of families: married and single parents, working or not working. If you re a father, mother, grandparent, foster parent or other legal guardian of a child under 5, you can apply for WIC. Retailers, Businesses authorized to accept WIC vouchers, for existing retailers and potential retailers, farmers Health care providers. Physicians, hospitals, nurses, dieticians, nutritionists Local agencies. Agencies authorized and funded to provide resources and training for local agency staff