WIC: A Supplementary Food Program

WIC contact: Michael Dessalines (203) 574 6785

The Connecticut WIC supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a federally funded nutrition assistance program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Food and Nutrition Services (FNS). WIC serves low income, nutritional at-risk prenatal, post-partum breastfeeding, non-breastfeeding Women and Infants and children up to 5 years of age.

The Waterbury WIC Program aims to provide health leadership in promoting health and improving nutritional status of Connecticut’s families by providing nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion, supplemental nutritious foods and partnerships along with referrals to other public and private community groups.

WIC services are provided in the following cities and towns: Derby, Naugatuck, Seymour, Shelton, Waterbury, Watertown, and Wolcott. The Waterbury WIC Program has two (2) full-time permanent sites. The first one, the largest, is hosted by and is within the Waterbury Department of Public Health building and the second one, the smaller, is hosted by and is within the Naugatuck Valley Health District building in Seymour.

Satellite offices are available through Waterbury in Wolcott and Watertown and through our Seymour office in Naugatuck, Shelton and Derby.


WIC Main Office : (203) 574-6785
185 South Main Street, Waterbury CT 06704

Hours of Operations
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 8:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday
From 8:00am to 6:00pm
The Waterbury main office opens every third Saturday
from 9am to 2pm

Seymour Office: (203) 888-1271
98 Bank Street, Seymour CT 06483

Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 8:0am to 5pm
Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday
From 9:00am to 6:00pm


Please call (203) 574-6785 to inquire about satellite offices in: Watertown & Wolcott
Please call (203) 888-1271 to inquire about satellite offices in: Naugatuck, Shelton and Derby
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