Kristi Crosier--WIC Coordinator/ Nutritionist
Bobbie Sager--WIC Certifier
The purpose of the Special Supplemental Nutritional Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is to promote and maintain the health and well being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children. WIC provides supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition and breastfeeding information, and referral to other health and nutrition services. WIC promotes and supports breastfeeding.
Who is eligible for WIC?
To be eligible for WIC in Missouri, a person must meet the following requirements:
Be pregnant, post partum up to 6 months or breastfeeding mother, an infant up to age one, or a child up to age 5;
Be a resident of Missouri;
Be income eligible, or receive Medicaid and/or MC+ ;
Have a health or nutrition need.
How do I get on WIC? Click here to find information about how to
participate in WIC?
For information about the WIC program contact the Mississippi County Health Department online or call 573-683-2191 or 573-649-5502. To sign-up for the program, visit our office in Charleston or East Prairie.
If you are pregnant or have a child under the age of 5, we invite you to take our survey.