Who is Eligible for WIC?

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Many working families qualify. Individuals who participate in other programs such as SNAP (food stamps), Medicaid, and Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) may automatically be income-eligible for WIC (Women, Infant, and Children program).

To be eligible for WIC, a person must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a pregnant, breastfeeding (up to one year postpartum) or non-breastfeeding (up to six months postpartum) woman; an infant; or child up to five years of age.
  • Be a resident of Boulder County.
  • Be income-eligible (see below).
  • Have identification and proof of income and address.
  • Have a health or nutritional need as determined by WIC staff.
Income Guidelines for WIC Participants
Number of
Household Members*
Yearly Gross
Household Income
Monthly Gross
Household Income
Weekly Gross
Household 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
For each additional
family member add:
+$7,696 +$642 +$148

*Add one to family size for all pregnant women

For more information about income eligibility, contact the local WIC clinic near you.

  • Boulder: 303-413-7520
  • Longmont: 303-678-6130
  • Lafayette: 303-666-4168

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Contacts

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
Submit a question

www.BoulderCountyWIC.org

 

Boulder

3482 Broadway
Map & Directions
303-413-7520
Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-Th

Longmont

515 Coffman St, second floor
Map & Directions
303-678-6130
Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-F

Lafayette

1345 Plaza Court North #3A
Map & Directions
720-564-2213
Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tu-Th

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