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WIC Program’s FY 2024 State Plan of Operations Open for Public Comment

The V.I. Department of Health advises the public that its Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women Infants and Children (WIC) is preparing for submission of the State Plan of Operations for Fiscal Year 2024.

Persons wishing to review or comment on the development of the State Plan or to apply for WIC benefits may do so by calling the VI WIC Program at 718-1311, 776-1770 or 693-8186.

The WIC Program continues to provide benefits to eligible low- and moderate-income participants who are pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, and infants and children up to 5 years.

To qualify for the program, eligible applicants must show proof of income, they live within the U.S. Virgin Islands and have a nutrition or health risk.

WIC is an Equal Opportunity provider.

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