MIAMI COUNTY WIC PROGRAM

Hobart Center for County Government     or          Piqua Salvation Army
510 W. Water Street, Suite 130                          129 S. Wayne Street
Troy, Ohio 45373                                                      Piqua, Ohio 45356

 

 
PHONE:

(937) 573-3549
(937) 773-0184 Piqua

 
 
SERVICE AREA:

Miami County

 
 
OFFICE HOURS:

Troy and Piqua: 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 
 
OFFICE DAYS:

Troy:              Monday through Friday
Piqua:            Monday through Thursday

 
 
SERVICES:

1.  Screening for Nutritional Problems which includes assessing growth data, analyzing blood for iron and evaluating dietary intake.
2.  Nutrition Counseling which helps improve eating habits that result in long-term improvement in health status.
3.  Breastfeeding Education and Support  which  helps pregnant women make informed  decisions  on  infant feeding, as well as providing support for  breastfeeding women and their infants.
4.  Authorized supplemental foods at no charge such as milk, eggs, juice, cereal, peanut butter, whole grains, fruits and vegetables.
5. Referrals which are made to other health services or to social services when problems are identified.

 
 
ELIGIBILITY:

1. Pregnant, a woman breastfeeding a baby under 1 year old or a woman who has had a baby in the
past 6 months, infants and children from birth until age 5.

2. Must meet income criteria.

3. Must reside in Miami County or receive health care at Miami County Public Health.

4. Must be determined to be at nutritional risk by the WIC Health
Professional.

5. The woman, infant or child enrolling in the WIC program must be physically present at recertification or certification appointments.



 
 
DOCUMENTS NEEDED:

Verification of income (i.e. current pay stubs or verification of medical or food stamps from ODJFS)
Proper identification with date of birth (i.e. birth certificate, shot record, or driver's license)
Proof of pregnancy, if pregnant
Proof of address

 
 
RESTRICTIONS:

None

 
 
HOW TO USE:

Call or stop by for scheduled appointment.

 
 
FEE POLICY:

None