Caddo Parish Health Unit

Head Start
Shreveport, LA
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1035 Creswell Avenue
Shreveport, LA - 71101

(318) 676-5222 Click to call There are no comments. Be the first to leave one below. Go To Website Go to Twitter
About Caddo Parish Health Unit

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 hours:

8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.

The Louisiana WIC Program provides enrolled participants with Breastfeeding education and support, nutrition counseling and education, nutritious food benefits, and referrals to medical providers and other programs.

Federal Regulations and state policy require that each applicant provide documented proof of identification, residency,household income, and pregnancy (when applicable) to determine eligibility for enrollment in the WIC Program.

Documents to bring:

1. Person(s) Applying for WIC. Bring each person who is applying for WIC to the clinic with you on the appointment date. Bring an extra diaper for infants and children who are applying for WIC since they must be weighted with a clean, dry diaper.

2. Immunization Records(s)Bring the immunization records for all infants and children applying for WIC, if available.

3. Proof of Identification. You should bring identification for yourself and for each person who is applying for WIC.


The following are acceptable proof of identification:

4. Proof of Residency (For infants and children, proof must be provided for the parent/caretaker also.)You should bring proof of where you live. The document should include your name, physical address, city, state, and zipcode. P.o. boxes are not accepted.


The following are acceptable for proof of residency:,

Mission Statement: The mission of the Louisiana Department of Health is to protect and promote health and to ensure access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.
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There are reviews

Anonymous - Nov 25, 2019

Good place for wic but they slow and it take them forever to return your call ! They never answer the phone

Anonymous - Nov 21, 2019

Apply for WIC and appointment on Thursday morning

Anonymous - Jun 21, 2018

They never answer the phone and it takes almost a month to call u back

Anonymous - Apr 27, 2018

I was just looking for a good place to set up my wic appointment. I will most defintely do it here.

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