Women Infants & Children (WIC)

WIC is open and ready to serve you! 

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,  Oakland County Health Division WIC offices offer appointments and services over the phone and online until further notice. For information, call 248-858-1272. 


Walled Lake clinic beginning in-person appointments

Exciting News! WIC is seeing new babies and pregnant individuals by appointments only every Tuesday beginning Tuesday, August 16, 2022. Bring your ID, Medicaid Card and/or proof of income, and your baby’s birth certificate to your appointment.  Everyone over age 2 must wear a mask. Call 248-858-1272 with questions.  


Southfield clinic beginning in-person appointments

Exciting News! WIC is seeing new babies and pregnant individuals by appointments only every Thursday beginning Thursday, September 8, 2022. Bring your ID, Medicaid Card and/or proof of income, and your baby’s birth certificate to your appointment.  Everyone over age 2 must wear a mask. Call 248-858-1272 with questions. 


 Formula Recall Information

On February 17, 2022, Abbott Laboratories recalled powder formulas manufactured in Sturgis, Michigan. WIC clients should not use the following powder formulas:

  • Similac Total Comfort
  • Similac for Spit-Up Alimentum
  • Elecare & Elecare Jr.
  • Similac PM 60/40
View updated recall information and learn how to return recalled formula


Call WIC at 248-858-1272 if you have questions about the recall and returning recalled formula or need breastfeeding support.


WIC Provides:​​

  • Supplemental healthy foods
  • Nutrition counseling and education
  • Immunizations
  • Referrals to health care, public health nurses, registered dietitians, and many other helpful services​

Eligibility Guidelines:​​

  • Pregnant women
  • Infants
  • Children under age 5
  • Women who recently had a baby (up to 6 months after delivery, including miscarriages)
  • Breastfeeding women (up to 1 year after delivery)

Do I Qualify?​

  • Low to middle income or receive Medicaid and/or food stamps
  • Oakland County residents
  • Working individuals can apply

Apply

  • Call 248-858-1272 or toll-free at 888-350-0900 ext. 81272 to determine eligibility and make an appointment.
  • Please plan approximately 2 hours for your visit. Bring a favorite toy or books to help make the appointment easier for both you and your child.

 

WIC Connect Mobile App

A mobile application for potential and current WIC Clients. Michigan WIC Connect is available for free in the App Store™ and Google Play™. The app offers existing WIC clients exciting new features, including:

  • Accessing your WIC shopping list
  • Tracking your WIC benefits on your smart phone
  • Finding WIC foods using the UPC scan feature
  • Getting map and directions to WIC-approved stores and WIC clinics using your location
  • Updating your contact information with WIC
  • Getting appointment reminders with your phone

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 Additional Information

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement | Food and Nutrition Service

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

 1. Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or

 2. Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or

 3. Email:program.intake@usda.gov 

 This institution is an equal opportunity provider.