Update on the Marion County WIC program


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The Florida Department of Health in Marion County WIC program continues to welcome families during COVID-19.

In order to limit exposure and help prevent the spread of COVID-19, some Marion County WIC clients may now receive services over the phone without having to come to one of the WIC office locations.

WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children who meet income and nutrition risk requirements. WIC provides participants who qualify for the program with the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care and community services.

For more information, call 352-622-1161 to speak to a WIC representative.

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