Who Qualifies

WIC serves:
  • All foster children under five years old who meet eligibility requirements
  • Breastfeeding women up to one year postpartum
  • All documented/undocumented persons in a family who meet eligibility requirements (their application or legal status will not be jeopardized in any way)
  • Grandparents or guardians may receive vouchers for eligible infants and children under five
  • Infants and children under five years old
  • Non-breastfeeding women up to six months postpartum
  • Pregnant women
  • Single fathers may receive vouchers for eligible infants / children
WIC is an income based program. To qualify, you must meet the income guidelines OR the person for whom you are applying must have active Medi-Cal OR someone in that family must have active food stamps (CalFresh), or TANF (CalWorks).


WIC Income Guidelines

(based on gross income)
(Effective from April 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018)
Number of persons in Family Unit**
Gross Income


Annual Monthly Twice Monthly Bi-weekly Weekly
1
$22,311 $1,860 $930 $859 $430
2
$30,044 $2,504 $1,252 $1,156 $578
3
$37,777 $3,149 $1,575 $1,453 $727
4
$45,510 $3,793 $1,897 $1,751 $876
5
$53,243 $4,437 $2,219 $2,048 $1,024
6
$60,976 $5,082 $2,541 $2,346 $1,173
7
$68,709 $5,726 2,863 $2,643 $1,322
8
$76,442 $6,371 $3,186 $2,941 $1,471
Each Additional Family Member Add
+$7,733 +$645 +$323 +$298 +$149

Apply For WIC

**Unborn children should be counted in family total. Example: Pregnant woman with a single unborn child should be counted as two (2) in family unit. Pregnant woman with two unborn children (twins) should be counted as three (3).

You may contact Tuolumne County WIC Program at WIC@tuolumnecounty.ca.gov