Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program



WIC is a nutrition program that helps pregnant women, new mothers, and young children eat well and stay healthy. 

WIC services include: Nutrition and health information to help families eat well and be healthy, breastfeeding information and support, coupons to buy healthy foods, such as milk, fresh fruit and vegetables, whole grain bread and cereal, eggs, cheese, juice, dry beans and peanut butter in the grocery store, and referrals for health care and other community services.

WIC clients include: women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or just had a baby and children up to 5 years of age (including foster children).

WIC Offers:

Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes

One-on-one visits

Hospital Grade Breast Pump Rentals

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Contact the San Luis Obispo County WIC Program
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:00 ►Exceptions: 2nd Wednesday each month open 9:00-6:00 and 4th Friday each month open 8:00-5:00.

Phone: 805-781-5570

Address: 2180 Johnson Ave., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (Map/Directions)

The WIC office is located in the Annex Building, behind the old General Hospital and next to the Community Health Center Pharmacy, off Bishop Ave. Bus stop is nearby on Johnson Ave. at Bishop St.

For more information visit the California WIC Program.

A pair of substantial mammary glands have the advantage over the two hemispheres of the most learned professor’s brain in the art of compounding a nutritive fluid for infants.
— Oliver Wendell Holmes