Sedgwick County...working for you

Contact

  • Adrienne Byrne, MS, Health Department Director

    Adrienne Byrne, MS
    Director

    p. 316.660-7300

    1900 E. 9th St.
    Wichita, KS 67214

    For General Questions, please contact the Division of Health here.

    For immunization related questions, please click here.

    Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and self-pay based on a sliding scale accepted as forms of payment for services rendered.

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

WIC is a temporary nutrition education and supplemental food program that provides assistance for women, infants and children. WIC provides:

  • Nutrition education to help improve you and your family's eating habits and health
  • Supplemental food checks to buy specific foods for good health
  • Referrals to community and health agencies for additional support
  • Free breastfeeding support and education classes!

To be eligible for the WIC program, women must meet income guidelines and be pregnant, breastfeeding or have recently delivered a baby. Children must be younger than five years of age. Program participants must receive a health exam by WIC staff and be found at medical and/or nutritional risk by a health professional.

If you have questions about the WIC program, please call 316-660-7444.

Visit www.kansaswic.org for more information and to view the income guidelines.

Mujeres, Bebés y Niños

WIC es un programa temporal de educación nutricional y comida suplementaria que proporciona ayuda a Mujeres, Bebés y Niños.

WIC proporciona:

  • Educación nutricional – Ideas para mejorar las costumbres alimenticias y la salud.
  • Comidas suplementarias – Cupones para comprar comidas específicas para la buena salud
  • Referencias a agencias comunitarias y de salud para apoyo adicional.
  • Apoyo y educación sobre la lactancia

Para ser elegible para el programa, las mujeres tienen que reunir ciertos requerimientos en cuanto a ingresos y deben estar embarazadas, dando de lactar, o haber dado a luz recientemente. Los niños tienen que ser menores de cinco años de edad. Los participantes en el programa tienen que someterse a un chequeo de salud y un profesional médico tiene que verificar que tienen algún riesgo médico y/o nutricional.

Si tiene preguntas sobre el programa de WIC, favor de llamar al 316-660-7444.


Sedgwick County...working for you

The Mission of Sedgwick County is to provide quality public services to our community so everyone can pursue freedom and prosperity in a safe, secure, and healthy environment.