Women, Infants and Children



St. Clair County Health Center

WIC


Women pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum infants, children up to age 5


A nutrition education, health promotion and supplemental nutrition program


To be eligible in Missouri, you must meet nutritional or medical guidelines. Guidelines are located here: http://health.mo.gov/living/families/wic/eligibility_income.php  


Benefits of WIC provided at no cost include:

          • Nutrition education and guidance for you and your children

          • Breastfeeding education and support

          • Nutritious foods to supplement your diet, such as milk, cheese, infant formula,

             iron-fortified cereal, eggs, juice, etc.

          • Referrals for health care.


Good nutrition will help provide the best possible start in life and is a necessary ingredient for you and for your child to grow up healthy and strong.


Make an appointment at the WIC clinic. At this appointment you will receive a health and nutritional screening, and nutrition information. If eligible, you will be given nutrition education, referrals, and checks for nutritious foods to buy at local participating grocery stores.


WIC is open Tuesday - Thursday.

Osceola               417-646-1269

Appleton City     660- 476-2285 (2nd & 4th Wednesday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm at the        

                       Parents as Teachers Trailer behind the Appleton City Elementary School)



Breastfeeding - http://health.mo.gov/breastfeeding/index.php


Cribs


Car Seat Installation

        http://icsw.nhtsa.gov/cps/cpsfitting/ak/map/FindFitting.cfm?q_State=&q_Zip=64776


Hemoglobin Testing


Lead Testing


Recalls - http://cpsc.gov



Voter Registration


The U.S Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)
As stated above, all protected bases do not apply to all programs. The first six protected bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability and sex are the six protected bases for applicants and recipients of the Child Nutrition Programs.
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”