WIC Eligibility Guidelines

The Virginia WIC Program serves low-income pregnant, lactating and postpartum women and children up to age five.

Are you eligible for WIC?

  • To be eligible for WIC, you must be pregnant, breastfeeding, just had a baby or have a child under 5.
  • Be a resident of Virginia.
  • You must have a nutritional need (this is determined at your local WIC clinic).
  • Your income* must be within the following guidelines:

WIC Income Guide

Count a pregnant woman as 2.

For each additional family member, add $7,733 to the yearly income. (For example, a family of 9 making $84,175 a year is income eligible for WIC. Certification to the program is based upon residential eligibility, categorical eligibility, income eligibility (185% of poverty) and nutritional need based on a medical/nutritional assessment.

*Income for determining eligibility is the gross income based on USDA guidelines for the WIC Program.


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Henrico Health Dept.
West Clinic

8600 Dixon Powers Dr.
Henrico, VA 23228

Henrico Health Dept.
East Clinic

1400 N. Laburnum Ave.
Richmond, VA 23223

(804) 205-3501
West End Main
(804) 501-4522
West End Clinic
(804) 501-4651
East End Clinic
(804) 652-3190

Shrader Rd WIC
(804) 501-1610
East End WIC
(804) 652-3180


Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775


Shrader Road WIC
7740 Shrader Rd, Suite B
Henrico, VA 23228

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