Women, Infants, & Children (WIC)

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

What is WIC?

  • WIC is a nutrition program to help families raise healthy, happy children.​
  • WIC provides free food your family will love. 
  • The foods on the WIC Program provide the nutrition children, pregnant women and women who just delivered a baby need to stay healthy. 
  • All families are welcome - including families with moms, dads, grandparents as caregivers, kinship care and foster families.
  • WIC provides nutrition counseling that fits your family's needs. 
  • Most families on WIC are working families with one or more income earners.  
  • Families can apply for WIC at anytime.

It's Easy to Join

  • Call the office you would like to go to from the list below. 
  • Friendly staff will explain the program and make an appointment for you.
  • WIC assists families with children up to the age of 5 years and women who are pregnant, postpartum, or breastfeeding. 
  • Families qualify if they are found to be income eligible or participate in Medicaid, SNAP or TANF. 
  • These are the Income Guidelines(español). based on houselold size.
  • We look forward to hearing from you soon!

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

Aurora East: Colfax/Chambers
15400 E. 14th Place
Aurora, CO 80011

Aurora South: Chambers/Hampden 
15192 E. Hampden Ave.
Aurora, CO 80014

1100 W. Colfax Ave. 
Bennett, CO 80102
(1 day a month)

Brighton Office
30 South 20th Ave. Suites F/G
Brighton, CO 80601

NEW LOCATION November 1 2017

Castle Rock
410 South Wilcox Street
Castle Rock, CO 80104
Commerce City
4201 E. 72nd Ave. Unit D
Commerce City, CO 80022

589 S. Banner St. 
Elizabeth, CO 80107
(1 day a month)

4857 S. Broadway
Englewood, CO 80113

Lone Tree
9350 Heritage Hills Circle
Lone Tree, CO 80124

North Broadway: 70th/Broadway
7000 North Broadway #400
Denver, CO 80221

1401 W. 122nd Ave. #200
Westminster, CO 80234

The Value of WIC

  • The average monthly food package is valued at $57 per person.Raising a family is expensive and this can really help out.   
  • 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 available for some appointments. 
  • Free nutritious foods for babies, children up to age 5, pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding moms. Here is the list of the WIC foods . (español).
  • 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.
  • Measurements to track growth.
  • Connections to community partners and resources for your family.
  • Access to online nutrition informationWIC FacebookPinterest and more covering a variety of topics.
  • Baby Behavior information to help parents understand their newborn infant's cues, hunger and sleep patterns. 
Tri-County Health Department has the largest network of WIC clinics in Colorado, serving an average caseload of over 25,000 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.