Details for MADISON COUNTY HEALTH DEPT

Madison County WiC announCes neW WiC inCoMe Guidelines and ProGraM uPdates The Madison County Health Department would like to announce the new Missouri WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) income guidelines and information on WIC. The new income guidelines are effective starting April 1, 2021. WIC is a nutrition and referral program for pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children up to 5 years old. If you qualify for Medicaid or met the income guidelines, you qualify for a food package each month. We also provide Breastfeeding classes, information, and support to new mothers. Did you know that your benefits are on a eWIC card now, no more checks and folders! Easier checkout and easier shopping. There is also an app called WIC Shopper that gives you your food account balance, next appointment, and much more. Please call the Madison County Health Department at 573-783-2747 option 4 to make an appointment or for any questions. We are located at 105 Armory St. Fredericktown and our hours vary but usually Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm. You can also sign up for WIC online at https://health.mo.gov/living/families/ wic/index.php and click Online Interest Form in the yellow box. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: https://www.usda. gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-05080002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter 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; 2. Fax: (202) 690-7442; or 3. Email: program.intake@usda.gov. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Missouri WIC Income Guidelines - April 1, 2021 Guidelines reflect gross (pre-tax) income. Reglas de Ingresos del Programa de WIC en Missouri - 1 Abril 2021 Las pautas reflejan el ingreso bruto (antes de impuestos).

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