WIC is designed for pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children under five years of age who qualify.  This program provides supplemental foods, breastfeeding supplies and nutritional counseling.

Breastfeeding Support Peer Counselor Program

The WIC program provides breastfeeding support to mothers through peer counselors.  Our peer counselors are available - provide home visits and breastfeeding aids such as manual and electric breast pumps to participants.  For more information, please contact:

Beverly Denton, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor
252-291-3144 ext. 6286


Eulogia (Lolis) Coronel, Breastfeeding Peer Counselor
252-291-3144 ext. 6618
(habla español)

Non-Discrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race,
color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.   Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:

http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA    office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
             Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
             1400 Independence Avenue, SW
             Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

Fax: (202) 690-7442

Email: program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Source: http://www.nutritionnc.com/wic/pdf/programManual/Chapter-04-10-2016.pdf