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WIC Food Packages

NEW: 2022 Proposed Revisions in the WIC Food Packages

The WIC food packages provide supplemental foods designed to meet the special nutritional needs of low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, non-breastfeeding postpartum women, infants and children up to five years of age who are at nutritional risk. WIC food packages and nutrition education are the chief means by which WIC affects the dietary quality and habits of participants.

Background: Revisions to the WIC Food Package.

Maximum monthly allowances of WIC supplemental foods in the new WIC food packages:

Information for Food Manufacturers

Questions and Answers about the WIC Food Packages

Regulatory Requirements for WIC-Eligible Foods in the new WIC food packages

Page updated: November 07, 2023