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 residence.
  • 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 $21,257 $1,772 $409
2 $28,694 $2,392 $552
3 $36,131 $3,011 $695
4 $43,568 $3,631 $838
5 $51,005 $4,251 $981
6 $58,442 $4,871 $1,124
7 $65,879 $5,490 $1,267
8 $73,316 $6,110 $1,410
For each additional
family member add:
+$7,437 +$620 +$144

*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
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303-413-7520
Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-F

Longmont

529 Coffman Street
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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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