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.
Hours of Operation
Broome County Health Department
225 Front Street
Monday (1st & 3rd of the month):7am-4pm
Saturday (4th of the month): 8am-1pm
Central United Methodist Church
17 Nanticoke Avenue
Tuesday (2nd of the month): 11am-6pm
Monday (3rd of the month): 9am-3pm
**Please note that as of June 9, 2016 Johnson City Participants will go to the 225 Front Street location. We apologize for the inconvenience. Broome County WIC is looking for a temporary Johnson City Site location for the 8-12 months Wilson Memorial Hospital will be undergoing construction.**
Thursday (2nd of the month): 9am-3pm
St. Patrick’s Church
59 Keibel Road Thurs
Thursday (1st of the month): 9am-3pm
WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines
(Effective through June 30, 2017)
Gross Annual Income
Gross Monthly Income
Gross Weekly Income
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.
Call us at (607)778-2881 to schedule an 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.
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.
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.