How to Apply for WIC

The Ellis County WIC Program serves residents of Ellis County who are:
  • Pregnant
  • Breastfeeding, up to the baby's first birthday
  • Non-breastfeeding mothers, up to six months after her infant's birth
  • Children under five years old
In addition, applicants must meet WIC income guidelines of 185 % of poverty level and have a medical or nutritional need.

To apply, Ellis County residents must come to the Ellis County Health Department at:
601 Main Street
Hays, Kansas 67601
or call, 785-628-9440
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You will be given paperwork to complete and an appointment will be made with a WIC nurse for a nutritional assessment, assignment of a food package, and WIC checks.

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

Last Update: 6-27-12