Eligibility Guidelines


The following income guidelines help determine eligibility for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program services. WIC is open to individuals who meet these guidelines and are determined by health professionals to be at nutritional risk. The unborn child is counted as a member of the family when eligibility is determined. Income guidelines are based on 185 percent of poverty level.

Income Eligibility Guidelines

To see if you qualify for WIC based on your income, see the chart here.

For More Information

If you have questions or are ready to participate in WIC, contact us at (417) 864-1540 or visit us at:
440 E. Tampa St.
Springfield, MO 65806

WIC is an equal opportunity program funded by the USDA. 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 U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (866) 632-9992 (voice) or (202) 260-1026 (local). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.