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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program

Providence WIC clients may visit the MOA Health Department WIC clinic at 825 "L" Street or the Alaska Regional clinic at 1200 Airport Heights Drive. For more information please call:

MOA Health Department WIC Clinic 343-4668

Alaska Regional WIC Clinic 343-4500

What is WIC?

WIC is a supplemental food and nutrition program for pregnant and breastfeeding women and their children from birth to age five.  Alaska WIC provides nutrition information, counseling, and periodic health screening, along with supplemental food vouchers for infant formula and healthy foods.

Who is eligible?

  • Women, infants, and children with special nutritional needs
  • Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Women up to 6 months postpartum
  • Infants from birth to one year of age
  • Children up to their fifth birthday
Participants must also:
  • Have a nutritional need
  • Meet income eligibility guidelines

What foods does WIC provide?

WIC will provide foods rich in protein, calcium, iron and vitamins A, C, and D.

 WIC Foods
Breastfeeding Mothers Pregnant & Postpartum Women   Infants  Children up to 5 years  
Milk
Cheese
Eggs
Peanut Butter
Beans
Juice
Cereal
Tuna or Salmon
Fruits & Vegetables - Check/Voucher
 

Milk
Cheese
Eggs
Peanut Butter
Beans
Juice
Cereal

Formula
(if not breastfeeding)Juice
Cereal

Milk - After 1 yr of age - 2% or lower
Cheese
Peanut Butter
Beans
Juice
Cereal

Whole grain breads, brown rice, or tortillas

How to Apply:

  • Call the clinic nearest you for an appointment
  • Print and fill out the application and bring it to your appointment, along with your ID and proof of gross monthly income

WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines

Household Size

Annually

Monthly

Twice Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

1

$26,548

$2,213

$1,107

$1,022

$511

2

$35,853

$2,988

$1,494

$1,379

$690

3

$45,159

$3,764

$1,882

$1,737

$869

4

$54,464

$4,539

$2,270

$2,095

$1,048

5

$63,770

$5,315

$2,658

$2,453

$1,227

6

$73,075

$6,090

$3,045

$2,811

$1,406

7

$82,381

$6,866

$3,433

$3,169

$1,585

8

$91,686

$7,641

$3,821

$3,527

$1,764

Each additional family member add

$9,306

$776

$388

$358

$179

WIC does count the Permanent Fund Dividend as part of family income.

Forms of Income Accepted:

  • Last 30 Days of Pay Stubs • Denali KidCare
  • Medicaid   • ATAP
  • LES    • Unemployment Papers
  • Permanent Fund Dividend • Child Support
  • Free/Reduced Price School Lunch Program    

MOA WIC Program Clinic Locations & Hours: 

All WIC Offices are CLOSED for lunch from 11:30 - noon. 

Locations 

Hours of Operation 

Downtown Anchorage/L Street
Health & Human Services Bldg.
825 L Street, Suite 209
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 343-4668

Mon:  8:15am-4:15pm

Tues: 8:15am-4:15pm

Wed: 12:00pm-4:15pm

Thurs: 8:15am-4:15pm

Fri: 8:15am-4:15pm

East Anchorage
Alaska Regional Medical Plaza
1200 Airport Heights Rd. Ste 275
Anchorage, Alaska 99504
Phone: (907) 343-4500

Mon:  8:15am-4:15pm

Tues: 8:15am-4:15pm

Wed: 12:00pm-4:15pm

Thurs: 8:15am-4:15pm

Fri: 8:15am-4:15pm

Southcentral Foundation Primary Care Center - 4320 Diplomacy Drive, Anchorage, AK 99504 Phone: (907) 343-4440

Mon: 8:15AM-4:15pm

Tues: 8:15am-4:15pm

Fri: 8:15am-4:15pm

Eagle River Town Center
12001 Business Park Blvd, Suite 137, Eagle River, AK 99577 Phone:  (907) 343-1520

Wed: 12:30pm - 4:15pm

Thurs: 8:15am - 4:15pm

JBER - 673rd Med Group, 5955 Zeamer Ave. JBER, AK 99506 Phone: (907) 343-4430   

Mon: 8:15am-4:15pm

Tues: 8:15am-4:15pm

Wed: 12:00pm-4:15pm

Thurs: 8:15am-4:15pm

Fri: 8:15am-4:15pm

All WIC Offices CLOSED for Lunch from 11:30-Noon

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    • Direct Services
    • Division Manager: Tari O'Connor
    • 825 L Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-4670