The Health Department, in partnership with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, provides Women, Infants and Children services, or WIC, to residents of the Missouri side of the metropolitan area.
Services offered by WIC include nutritious food to supplement the regular diet, recommendations for healthy eating and referrals for health care.
Infants and children under the age of 5 and women who are pregnant or have recently given birth, who have low or no income and have a nutrition or health problem are eligible for this program. Call 816-513-6360 to set up an appointment to see if you qualify.
At this time the Health Department has WIC clinics at two locations to try to be available to more people. Clinic locations and times are listed below.
2400 Troost Ave., Suite 1100
Kansas City, Mo. 64108
Hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Wednesday, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Freda Markley Early Childhood Center
9201 Bannister Road
Kansas City, Mo. 64137
Hours: Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Boone Elementary School
8817 Wornall Road
Kansas City, Mo. 64114
Hours: Wednesday, 8-11:30 a.m.
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, and disability.
To file a complaint of discrimination write U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication and Compliance,1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call 800-795-3272 or 202-720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider.