MIAMI COUNTY WIC PROGRAM

Nutritional Counseling services. See below.

 

Hobart Center for County Government
510 W. Water Street, Suite 130
Troy, Ohio 45373

or

Piqua Salvation Army
129 S. Wayne Street
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:       Screening for Nutritional Problems which in­cludes assessing growth data, analyzing blood for iron and evaluating dietary intake.

Nutrition Counseling which helps improve eating habits that result in long-term improvement in health status.

Breastfeeding Education and Support which helps pregnant women make informed decisions on infant feeding, as well as providing support for  breast-feedi­ng women and their infants.

Authorized supplemental foods at no charge such as milk, eggs, jui­ce, cereal, peanut butter, whole grains, fruits and  vegetables.

Referrals which are made to other health ser­vices or to social services when problems are identified.

 

ELIGIBILITY:        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.

Must meet income criteria.

Must reside in the State of Ohio.

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

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