The Ellis County WIC Program serves residents of Ellis County who are:
Breastfeeding: up to the baby’s first birthday
Postpartum: up to six months after infant’s birth
Children under the age of 5
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.
Applicants will need to either come in to the office with the above information or call 785-628-9440 to schedule an appointment.
**When you apply, an appointment will be made for the next available opening with a WIC nurse, and you will be given paperwork to complete for that appointment. At this appointment, you will receive a WIC Benefit Card as well as nutritional benefits.**
Not a resident of Ellis County?
Non-county residents can click here for the location of your nearest WIC office.