Women Infants & Children (WIC)

Welcome to WIC!

WIC is a special supplemental nutrition program that provides no-cost services to women, infants, and children. The Del Norte County WIC Program serves low to medium income families living in California, including families who are newly pregnant, who just had a baby, or have children under 5 years old. Working, military and migrant families may also qualify for the WIC program. 

WIC services include:

Monthly food benefits for purchasing healthy foods
  • Nutrition education and information for a child's stage of growth
  • Breastfeeding and Chestfeeding support
  • Special checks to be used at the farmer's market in the summer
  • Referrals to other community and healthcare resources

Find out if you are eligible for WIC services

Download the California WIC App

WIC has moved from its satellite location to join Del Norte County Public Health! 

440 L Street
Crescent City, CA 95531


Infant Formula Shortage Resources:

Information for families having difficulty finding formula
Information for WIC families on formula availability
Information on homemade formula safety
Information about the formula shortage

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

County of Del Norte
Department of Health & Human Services
Social Services Branch Public Assistance /
Employment & Training Branch
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone (707) 464-3191
Fax (707) 465-1783
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone (707) 464-3191
Fax (707) 465-1783

Behavioral Health Branch

Public Health Branch
455 K Street
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-7224
(800) 446-4408 (toll free)
400 L Street
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone (707) 464-0861
Fax (707) 465-6701