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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program

Visit our Closures page for the latest information about office closures.
We also encourage you to call before visiting any county office.
Office Closures

We are offering WIC service over the phone or video. Please call, text or email WIC if you need assistance. New clients are being accepted!

Phone 503-655-8476
Email wic@clackamas.us
Text  Text CCWIC to 61222
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The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program provides nutritious food and health screenings, as well as nutrition education and breastfeeding support. WIC is for pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, as well as infants and children ages 5 and younger. Our goal is to help our community raise healthy kids.

WIC benefits are now issued on an eWIC card that is easy to use and works like a debit card. This reduces the stigma of using WIC in the check-out line. WIC is convenient and easy to access.

Learn more:

  • Call 503-655-8476
  • Email  WIC@Clackamas.us
  • Walk in to the Oregon City WIC office on Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Now you can text WIC!*
    Text CCWIC to 61222 to sign up for WIC or to schedule an appointment.
    ¡Ahora puede enviar mensajes de texto a WIC!*
    Envié CCWIC a 61222 para aplicar al programa de WIC o hacer una cita.

Locations

Oregon City

999 Library Ct.
Oregon City, OR 97045 map
Fax: 503-655-8387
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Walk-In-Wednesdays: No appointment needed on Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Oregon City WIC Office.

Canby

Canby Library
220 NE 2nd Avenue
Canby, OR 97013 map

Milwaukie

Wichita Center for Family and Community
6031 SE King Rd
Milwaukie, OR 97222 map

Sandy

Sandy Health Center
38872 Proctor Blvd
Sandy, OR 97055 map

Healthy Smiles Program

Little boy getting his teeth checked at the dentist.Healthy Smiles Program, offered at WIC, is a cavity prevention program for children ages 0-5 and pregnant women in Clackamas County. The program includes free oral health screenings, dental information and fluoride varnishes.

Untreated cavities can cause pain and infections that may lead to problems with eating, speaking, playing, and learning.

To schedule a Healthy Smiles dental screening call WIC at 503-655-8476 or email wic@clackamas.us

En español

El Programa Sonrisas Saludables se ofrece en WIC Sonrisas Saludables es un programa de prevención de caries para niños de edades 0-5 annos y mujeres embarazadas en el Condado de Clackamas. Ofrecemos, un chequeo dental gratis, información dental y el barniz de fluoruro.

Caries que no reciben tratamiento pueden causar dolor e infeccionesque pueden llevar a problemas del comer, habla, y jugar y aprendizaje.

Para programar una cita hable a WIC al 503-655-8476 o envié un correo electrónico a wic@clackamas.us.

Frequently Asked Questions about the WIC program

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WIC does not ask for or verify the legal status of participants or participants parents. WIC does not ask for or verify participants’ Social Security Number and citizenship or legal status is not required to receive WIC services. WIC participation does not, at this time, impact an immigrant's ability to establish legal citizenship.   

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WIC is a nutrition education and breastfeeding support program and provides healthy food to supplement the nutritional needs of women, infants and children. SNAP benefits can be used to purchase a variety of foods, without nutritional standards. 

They are separate programs. Enrolling on WIC will not change participants SNAP benefits.

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Yes, dads, grandparents, legal guardians and foster parents can enroll a child they are caring for in WIC. 

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Know the Facts about Public Charge (English)

Conozca los Datos Sobre la Carga Publica (Spanish)

Know your rights: Oregon Immigration Resource 

Conozca sus Derechos: Recurso de inmigración de Oregon 

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About Us

We help more than 6,867 women, infants and children through nutrition or breastfeeding education, referrals and healthy food. Participation in WIC results in lower rates of low birth-weight babies, fewer children at risk of anemia and less children above an ideal body weight for their age. The program also brings significant economic benefit, as participants spent more than $2.4 million in 2018 on healthy foods at local grocery stores and more than $45,000 paid to local farmers.

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 800-795-3272 (voice) or 202-720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

*Standard msg&data rates may apply. Text STOP to opt-¬‐out. HELP for help. For end user privacy and terms and conditions of texting with 61222, go to: http://www.preventionpaystext.com/policies/

*Si opta por recibir las comunicaciones a través de mensajes de texto, podrían aplicarse tarifas estándar por mensaje y transmisión de datos. Envié la palabra STOP para no recibir mensajes. Envié la palabra HELP para ayuda. Para privacidades del usuario y los términos y condiciones de mensajes de texto con 61222, vea: http://www.preventionpaystext.com/policies/

Phone:503-742-5300

2051 Kaen Road Suite 367 Oregon City, OR 97045

Office Hours:

⚠ Visit our Closures page for the latest information about office closures.
We also encourage you to call before visiting any county office.

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WIC building

Phone:503-655-8476
Email:wic@Clackamas.us

999 Library Ct. Oregon City, OR 97045

Office Hours:

⚠ Visit our Closures page for the latest information about office closures.
We also encourage you to call before visiting any county office.

Walk-In-Wednesdays: Phone appointments only