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Inclement Weather Information

In case of bad weather, make sure the Health & Nutrition Center is open.

08/12/16 - 08/31/16
August is Immunization Awareness Month!

SCHNC will be hosting an event for local superheroes to raise awareness about childhood immunizations. For more information, Click here! For more information in Spanish, click here!   

09/06/16 - 09/25/16
Strolling for Breastfeeding

Raise Awareness and Support Breastfeeding in the Community! For more information, click here!  For information in spanish, click here! 



Welcome to the Surry County Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) website!  WIC is a federal program designed to provide food for income eligible: 


  • Pregnant women
  • Breastfeeding women with an infant less than 12 months old.
  • Women who have had a baby in the last 6 months 
  • Infants (0-12 months old)
  • Children (1-5 years old)

Am I Eligible? 

To be eligible, you or your child must:

1. Meet WIC income guidelines:

  • If you are on Medicaid, Work First Family Assistance, or receive Food Stamps, you meet income guidelines.


2. Have a health risk factor based on:

  • Height and weight measurements
  • Blood test for low iron
  • Health history
  • Diet history


Common Questions:

Click Here to Learn about Foods You May Receive