The Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) provides nutritional education and supplemental foods which promote good health for pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women and for infants and children up to age five.
Pregnant women, a breastfeeding woman who has had a baby within the last 12 months, infants up to 1 year of age and children ages 1 to 5 years old who living in Aitkin County, are at nutritional risk, and meet income guidelines or are enrolled in adjunctly eligible programs. For more information on eligibility, visit:
It can be found by searching “Aitkin County WIC” on Facebook. It will be updated frequently with health, nutrition and recipe information. If you know of families that might benefit from the information and/or enrollment in the program, please encourage them to check it out. Thank you for spreading the word!