Nominate a local employer for a North State Breastfeeding Coalition's Mother-Baby Friendly Workplace Award.

Call (530) 225-5168 for questions or to schedule an appointment!


​The Shasta County WIC program helps pregnant women, new moms, and young children eat well, stay healthy, and be active. With WIC you receive:
  • Healthy, no cost foods
  • Nutrition education for you and your family
  • Referrals to community services
  • Information and support for breastfeeding


WIC serves families with low to medium incomes, including many working families.

If you receive Medi-Cal, CalWORKs or CalFresh (Food Stamps), you could meet the income eligibility for WIC.

U.S. citizenship is not a requirement for receiving WIC. The non-cash benefits provided by WIC do not affect immigration status. WIC is an equal opportunity provider.

Are you eligible?

Take these 3 easy steps to see if you qualify!

Looking for more information about childbirth? Click here to learn more about a local childbirth education workshop. Register at

Breastfeeding support is available to answer brief questions, provide one-on-one breastfeeding counseling, and to make referrals to the WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program and various agencies within Shasta County who assist new mothers and families.

Shasta County WIC has 7 offices. WIC staff are providing remote services for families while physically distancing during the pandemic. Call (530) 225-5168 to schedule an appointment.


It's here! Click below to learn more about the new WIC Card.



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