Applying For WIC:

The Ellis County WIC Program serves residents of Ellis County who are:

  • Pregnant
  • Breastfeeding: up to the baby’s first birthday
  • Postpartum: up to six months after infant’s birth
  • Children under the age of 5


To APPLY:

New applicants must come in to the Ellis County Health Department with proof of residency & ID of each applicant

Caregiver/Mother: Photo ID (driver’s license, work ID, etc.)

Infant/Child: Immunization record, birth certificate or letter, or Medicaid card

Proof of Residency: Utility bill, lease agreement, a piece of junk mail, etc. 


To RE-APPLY or Transfer in:

If you've been on WIC before and need to reactivate due to a new child/pregnancy or transfer your existing account from another county:

Caregiver/Mother: Photo ID (driver’s license, work ID, etc.)

Infant/Child: Immunization record, birth certificate or letter, or Medicaid card

Proof of Residency: Utility bill, lease agreement, a piece of junk mail, etc.

If you are active on WIC in a different state:

Please contact that state's WIC office and get your "VOC" faxed to our office: 785-628-0804. 


Not a resident of Ellis County?

Non-county residents can click here for the location of your nearest WIC office.

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