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Eligibility

The Virginia WIC Program serves low-income pregnant, lactating and postpartum women and children up to age five.

Click here to learn more about the Virginia WIC program.

Are you eligible for WIC?

WIC Income Guide
Effective Dates: April 15, 2015 to June 30, 2016

Economic Unit
Income
Annual
Monthly
Twice-Monthly
Bi-Weekly
Weekly
1
$21,775
$1,815
$908
$838
$419
2
$29,471
$2,456
$1,228
$1,134
$567
3
$37,167
$3,098
$1,549
$1,430
$715
4
$44,863
$3,739
$1,870
$1,726
$863
5
$52,559
$4,380
$2,190
$2,022
$1,011
6
$60,255
$5,022
$2,511
$2,318
$1,159
7
$67,951
$5,663
$2,832
$2,614
$1,307
8
$75,647
$6,304
$3,152
$2,910
$1,455
Each Additional Member Add
+ $7,696
+ $642
+ $321
+ $296
+ $148

Count a pregnant woman as 2

For each additional family member, add $7,437 to the yearly income. (For example, a family of 9 making $80,753 a year is income eligible for WIC. Certification to the program is based upon residential eligibility, categorical eligibility, income eligibility (185% of poverty) and nutritional need based on a medical/nutritional assessment.

*Income for determining eligibility is the gross income based on USDA guidelines for the WIC Program.


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Last Updated: 04-07-2015

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