• Health

  • Department:
  • WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)

  • For those in need of food assistance, click here for a list of local food pantries.

    If you want to donate to a food pantry, a list of WIC-recommended food items is available.

    WIC provides foods (at no cost) to low income pregnant, post-partum, breastfeeding women, infants, and children until the age of five.

    What does WIC provide
    Breastfeeding Support
    Healthy Foods
    Health Referrals
    Eating tips for you and your child

    Who is Eligible
    Live in a household with income at or below WIC guidelines
    Have a health risk factor based on:
        ºheight and weight
        ºblood test for low iron
        ºhealth history
        ºdiet history

     Where are WIC offices located in Onslow County
    Onslow County Health Department          Tarawa Terrace
    612 College Street                                        2455 Iwo Jima Blvd
    Jacksonville, NC  28540                             Tarawa Terrace, NC  28543

    The WIC offices are open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and 8:00 am to 8:00 pm on Thursday (health department location only). 

    For information and to make an appointment please call the Health Department at (910) 347-5002 or Tarawa Terrace at (910) 353-0022.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.  This program does not discriminate against anyone because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, citizenship status, or disability status.

     

  • WIC is a nation-wide program serving mothers with young children.

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  • Health Department
    612 College Street
    Jacksonville, NC  28540
    PH: 910-347-2154
    FX: 910-347-7941
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