Who Is Eligible For WIC?

Who Is Eligible For WIC?

All kinds of families may be eligible for WIC. You may or may not be working. You may be a single mom or dad. You may be married. You may live with your parents. You may be foster parents to eligible infants or children.

To qualify for the Graham County WIC Program in Safford, Arizona, all of the following criteria must be met:

  • Live in Arizona
  • Be income-eligible or participate in a program such as: AHCCCS (Medicaid), SNAP ("Food Stamps"), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)
  • Belong in one of the following categories of women, infants, and children:
    • Breastfeeding women who have had a baby in the last 12 months
    • Children up to 5 years of age
    • Infants
    • Pregnant women
    • Women who have had a baby in the last 6 months