Women, Infants, & Children (WIC)

WIC provides healthy food so kids are healthy and families are happy.

What is WIC?

At some point, families may find themselves in a position where they just need a little help. WIC is there to help out during those times to ensure families get the food and resources they need to stay healthy. 
  • WIC provides free food valued at $57 per person each month. 
  • The foods on the WIC Program provide the nutrition children, pregnant women and women who just delivered a baby need to thrive. 
  • WIC provides nutrition tips, parenting support and connects you to resources in your community. 
  • All families are welcome - including families with moms, dads, grandparents as caregivers, kinship care and foster families. 
  • Children can stay on from birth until 5 years old. 
  • Families can apply for WIC at anytime.

It's Easy to Join

 
  • WIC assists families with children up to the age of 5 years and women who are pregnant, just had a baby, or are breastfeeding. 
  • Families qualify if they are found to be income eligible or participate in Medicaid, SNAP or TANF. 
  • Check out specific income guidelines here(español).
  • For a pre-screening tool, click here.
  • Call the office you would like to go to from the list below. 
  • Appointments are available in most offices within 24 hours. 

Call the Tri-County Health Department Office near you!

Monday - Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

(days and hours may vary by location)
Directions to clinics can be found here.
Aurora West: Alton/Colfax
9000 E. Colfax Ave. 
Aurora, CO 80011
303-361-6010

Aurora East: Colfax/Chambers
15400 E. 14th Place
Aurora, CO 80011
303-363-3076

Aurora South: Chambers/Hampden 
15192 E. Hampden Ave.
Aurora, CO 80014
303-873-4400

Bennett
1100 W. Colfax Ave. 
Bennett, CO 80102
(1 day a month)
303-363-3004

Brighton Office
30 South 20th Ave. Suites F/G
Brighton, CO 80601
303-659-2335

NEW LOCATION November 1, 2017


Castle Rock
410 South Wilcox Street
Castle Rock, CO 80104
 303-846-2002
Commerce City
4201 E. 72nd Ave. Unit D
Commerce City, CO 80022
303-439-5990

Elizabeth
589 S. Banner St. 
Elizabeth, CO 80107
(1 day a month)
303-363-3004

Englewood
4857 S. Broadway
Englewood, CO 80113
303-783-7101

Lone Tree
9350 Heritage Hills Circle
Lone Tree, CO 80124
303-846-2002

North Broadway: 70th/Broadway
7000 North Broadway #400
Denver, CO 80221
303-426-5232

Westminster
1401 W. 122nd Ave. #200
Westminster, CO 80234
303-255-6254

The Value of WIC


  • Food package valued at $57 per person each month.
  • Food package includes foods for babies, children up to age 5, pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding moms. Here is the list of the WIC foods . (español).
  • Nutrition counseling with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist to help answer questions you have, for example how to feed picky eaters.
  • Nutrition education shared by caring, trained staff you can trust. 
  • In person, online and phone visits to fit your family's busy schedule.
  • Many families will only need to come to an office appointment two times a year.  
  • Easy shopping experiences with eWIC and the new WIC Shopper App.
  • Breastfeeding Support by lactation specialists, classes and a pump loan program, all at no cost.
  • Connections to community partners and resources for your family.
  • Access to online nutrition informationWIC FacebookPinterest and more covering a variety of topics.
Tri-County Health Department has the largest network of WIC clinics in Colorado, serving an average caseload of over 23,000 clients. Last year, this federal program provided over $17.8 million dollars in direct assistance to local Tri-County families, which also helps our local economy.