February 18, 2020
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Iowa WIC, along with HACAP's Family & Community Health Alliance, have opened a new WIC clinic that is currently housed inside of the recently constructed Linn County Public Health Building located at 1020 6th St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA. The new LCPH WIC location is replacing HACAP's old North Towne Office that was located at 2121 N Towne Ln NE. That location is now permanently closed.
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) is a supplemental nutrition program that provides pregnant/postpartum women and children with nutritious foods, nutrition education, and referrals to other health care agencies.
Clients who are looking to make an appointment with the new Linn County Public Health WIC Clinic can do so by calling (319) 892-6024. The new clinic will be open Monday - Thursday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed 12-12:45 p.m.).
In addition to the LCPH WIC Clinic, clients can also receive WIC at the following locations as well:
HACAP Urban Office, 1328 2nd Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
HACAP Marion Office, 3405 7th Ave. Suite 100, Marion, IA 52302
Anamosa WIC Office, 105 Broadway Pl. Suite 11, Anamosa, IA 52205
Monticello WIC Office, 766 N Maple St. Monticello, IA 52310 (1st Tuesday of month)
About Iowa WIC
WIC (Women Infants, & Children) is a supplemental nutrition program for babies, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, breastfeeding women, and women who have had a baby in the last 6 months. WIC has been helping families by providing healthy foods, nutrition education, and referrals to other health care agencies since 1974. This program is administered by the Iowa Department of Public Health. More information can be found online at www.idph.iowa.gov/wic.