Our mission is to prevent disease, assure a healthful environment, prolong life, and promote well being for the citizens of Medina County.
Promote, Protect and Prevent
Local Calls: 330-723-9688
4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina, OH 44256

Important Facts About WIC

Who Qualifies for the WIC Program
  • Pregnant women 
  • Women breastfeeding an infant younger than 12 months of age
  • Women who had a baby within the last six months, infants and children up to five years of age
  • Income guidelines for WIC are listed on the Ohio WIC website
  • Must be a resident of the state of Ohio currently living in Medina County
If you think you may qualify for WIC service, call us at  330-723-9688 option 4. Have your most current paycheck in hand when you call so we can  pre-screen your income qualifications and determine if you are eligible. If you do qualify, we can schedule your first appoinment. 


What should you bring with you to each appointment? 

After your first appointment, please always bring the following with you:

  • WIC program identification card (the yellow booklet you take to the store)
  • Completed forms
  • Your child/children
  • Proof of income (current pay stubs, child support, or Medicaid card)
  • Shot records
  • Proof of address
  • Proof of pregnancy if you are pregnant


What to expect at your WIC appointment

  • Your child's height, weight, and iron will be measured
  • You will talk with a dietitian to complete your nutrition and health assessment and nutrition counseling will be provided
  • You will learn about other helpful resources available in the community
  • If  qualifications are met and you bring all required documentation you will receive WIC coupons to purchase a supplemental food package
  • You will learn how to use the WIC program
  • Allow 1-2 hours for your appointment




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