Women, Infants and Children

Address: 
225 Front Street 
Binghamton, NY 13905

Telephone: 607-778-2881 
Fax: 607-778-3935 

The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program is committed to providing health assessments, breastfeeding support, nutrition education and counseling, as well as referrals and vouchers for healthy foods to pregnant, breastfeeding and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, infants, and children up to age five.

 

 For more information on eligibility, approved foods and applying for WIC please click the WIC strong link below.

 

Clinic Sites & Schedules

WEEK

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

Friday

Saturday

First

 

 

 

Main Site

7am-4pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Main Site

8am-6:30pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

WP-9-3

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Second

 

 

 

Main Site

8am-4pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

Endicott-11am-6pm

Main Site

8am-6:30pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

JC-

9am-3pm

Main Site

8am-1pm

*>1pm -4 staff meeting*

 

Third

 

 

 

Main Site

7am-4pm

Endicott-9-3

Main Site

8am-4pm

Main Site

8am-6:30pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Fourth

 

 

 

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Main Site

8am-4pm

Main Site

8am-6:30pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Main Site

8am-1pm

Fifth

 

 

 

Main Site

8am-4pm

 

Main Site

8am-4pm

Main Site

8am-6:30pm

Main Site

8am-4pm

**Full day health department / staff meeting last Friday each month participant appointments 1:30-4**

 

List Sites, addresses, Phone #, and Staff Contacts Below 

 

Main Site- Broome County Heath Department

225 Front Street

Binghamton, NY 13905

Heather Ludwig

607.778.2886

Cell 973.600.7384

e-mail hmludwig@co.broome.ny.us

Whitney Point(WP)

St. Patrick’s Church

Keibel Road

Whitney Point, NY 13862

Mary Weid

607.692.3911

Endicott

Central United Methodist Church

17 Nanticoke Ave.

Endicott, NY 13760

Pat Breneman

607.754.6060

Johnson City (JC)

Sarah Jane Johnson Memorial (UMC)

308 Main Street

Johnson City, NY 13790

Jerry Reynolds

607.797.3938

e-mail sjjmuc@gmail.com

Johnson City(UHS)- Closed due to construction -

Wilson Memorial Hospital

33-57 Harrison Str.

Johnson City, NY 13790

Kellie Hackel

607.763.5289


Do you qualify for WIC?

WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines
(Effective through June 30, 2017)  

Household Size
Gross Annual Income
Gross Monthly Income
Gross Weekly Income
1
$21,978
$1,832
$423
2
$29,637
$2,470
$570
3
$37,296
$3,108
$718
4
$44,955
$3,747
$865
5
$52,614
$4,385
$1,012
6
$60,273
$5,023
$1,160
7
$67,951
$5,663
$1,307
8
$75,647
$6,304
$1,455
Each additional
member add:
+ $7,696
+ $642
+ $148

Visit the NYS Department of Health WIC information site. This site contains income eligibility requirements and medical referral forms as well as information regarding updates to the WIC program and available benefits.    


How do I apply for WIC?

Call us at (607)778-2881 to schedule an appointment.


What do I need to bring to my WIC appointment?

NYS WIC requires all participants applying and/or receiving benefits to provide the following information: proof of identity, proof of residency, and proof of income. You can find specific examples of what is accepted from each category here.


What if I can't make my WIC appointment?

Please call us at (607) 778-2881 to reschedule. 
NYS WIC also allows you to designate a person as a cartaker or proxy to attend your WIC appointment and redeem your checks at the grocery store.

Authorization Form (Available in other languages here).


What if I move?

Please contact our office prior to moving to obtain a Verification of Certification (VOC) Card.  If you have already moved and you did not obtain a VOC Card, please download this form (Verification of Certification (VOC) Request Form) to request a transfer to another WIC Program.


Information for Health Care Providers:


Additional Resources:

  • WIC Acceptable Foods Card (Available in other languages here) - This card lists the foods and brands you are allowed to purchase with your WIC food checks. It also lists items you are NOT allowed to purchase with your WIC food checks.
  • WIC Participant Handbook (Available in other languages here) - This booklet explains the services we provide, how to use your checks and your rights and responsibilities as a WIC participant.
  • Breastfeeding Partners - Our resource for breastfeeding information and support.

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