What is WIC?
WIC participants have access to WIC Assistance, free resources and a network of support to help families thrive through our WIC website.
Shopping is easy with the WIC card and app
Shopping for your WIC foods has never been more convenient or private.
- The California WIC card works all over the state.
- Use the California WIC app to check your food benefit balance and find stores near you.
In-person appointments are available by appointment only. Call 888-942-2229 or text 91997 to schedule an appointment at your local WIC office. Phone and video options are also available!
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:
1 - mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
2 - fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
3 - email: Program.Intake@usda.gov
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
In the state of California, the WIC program is administered by the California Department of Public Health.