Nutritious foods are provided via the Illinois WIC EBT card without cost to pregnant, postpartum, or nursing women, infants, and children. Learn more about WIC approved foods. Program eligibility is determined by the following:
Has a child younger than 5 years old
Has physical, nutritional, and financial need as determined by an evaluation and screening
Is pregnant or has had a baby in the past six months
Meets income guidelines
What do I need to bring to my WIC appointment?
It is important that you bring everything listed here to your appointment. Otherwise, you may not be able to receive services.
For Certification Appointments:
2 recent paycheck stubs for each person in the household, or proof of an active SNAP case (an award letter or the ability to display an active case screen by logging into the SNAP website)