Information for Health Care Providers


MN WIC Program

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As a healthcare provider, you are a key partner in assisting WIC participants make healthy choices. Here you'll find information about breastfeeding promotion, the WIC food package, medical formula documentation forms, WIC data and other resources.

We value your partnership and look forward to working with you! Please let us know how we can be helpful.

Phone: 800-657-3942 / 651-201-4404 or
Contact Us via the website


About WIC

WIC at a Glance
WIC's Mission
How WIC Helps
WIC Income Guidelines
Other WIC Eligibility Requirements
WIC Agency Directory


Breastfeeding


Food Packages

Overview of the WIC Food Package

Overview of WIC Food Packages with Average Value
PDF: 189KB/1 page

Standard Food Packages at a Glance - Children and Women
PDF: 63KB/1 page

Mom and Baby WIC Food Packages
PDF: 41KB/1 page

Food Package Pictorials

MN WIC Shopping Guide
PDF: 2MB/13 pages

Federal Regulations: USDA Final Rule on the WIC Food Package

Formula

Milk Substitutes


Nutrition Resources

Outreach Materials


Reports and Data

Fact Sheets/Information
Minnesota WIC Facts and WIC services maps & charts

Breastfeeding
Annual reports, fact sheets/information and maps about breastfeeding initiation and duration.

Minnesota Public Health Data Access
Interactive maps, charts, and queries with data on multiple health and environment topics

Weight Status
Annual reports, fact sheets/information and maps on obesity and overweight status in MN WIC children aged 2-5 and women

Obesity: Facts and Figures
Data on obesity in Minnesota adults

WIC Data Summary Reports
Links to WIC summary reports including the Minnesota County Health Tables, Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System (PedNSS) reports, and WIC Studies - WIC Participant and Program Characteristics report.