Frequently Asked Questions
Q How can I make an appointment?
You can call our offices or come by and get an appointment the same day 24/7 in real time. WIC managers are mobile and can travel to any part of the Las Vegas Valley to see potential clients.
Q Do you offer advice on nutrition and breastfeeding?
Yes. We have a dedicated Nutritional Education Team the provides nutrition education free to parents. You can learn about healthy eating habits for yourself, the benefits of breastfeeding your baby, proper breast-milk storage techniques and ways to donate your breast milk.
Q Do I have to wait until I have my baby to get on WIC?
No. You can and should get on WIC early in your pregnancy and learn about proper nutrition for yourself and your baby. You can also learn about the benefits of breastfeeding, how to breastfeed, proper storage of your breast milk and ways to donate your milk.
Q How much do I have to pay to get on WIC?
WIC is a free service. It costs you nothing to make an appointment, determine eligibility, see a counselor and attend educational classes.
Q Can WIC help me in other ways or refer me to other agencies for assistance?
Yes. Through our referral services we connect families to medical and dental services. Additionally, our agency operates Early Childhood Connection, which offers child-subsidy assistance for working families that qualify for childcare assistance.