WIC is the supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children — a federally-funded program that provides free healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals.

WIC serves women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, and/or up to 6 months postpartum, infants, and children up to 5 years of age.

Individuals who receive Health First Colorado (Medicaid) are automatically eligible for WIC and even those who are over income for Health First Colorado qualify; one may be on WIC and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) at the same time. Participants must reside in Colorado and U.S. citizenship is not required.

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Interested in WIC?

WIC Services

Please schedule your appointment one week in advance by calling:

La Plata County | 970 335 2026

Archuleta County | 970 264 2409

We are now taking walk-in appointments at our Durango office on Fridays from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for WIC clients in need of a follow-up, mid-certification, or re-certification. New clients and add-baby appointments still require scheduled appointments.

Income Guidelines

Income guidelines for WIC eligibility.


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The Numbers

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