Norfolk Department of Public Health WIC Program

WIC Program logoThe Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program is a supplemental food program for pregnant, breastfeeding and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5 that are found to be at nutritional risk. The purpose of the program is to provide supplemental foods and nutrition education to eligible persons. The program serves as an adjunct to quality healthcare through nutrition education and counseling, providing nutritious healthy foods, and screenings.

About the Program

The WIC Program is funded and administered by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The WIC program provides nutritious foods such as:

  • Cereal
  • Cheese
  • Dried or canned beans
  • Eggs
  • Fresh
  • Frozen or canned fruits and vegetables
  • Infant baby food
  • Infant formula
  • Milk
  • Peanut butter
  • Whole enriched grains

Health Support

WIC focuses on the overall health of women, infants, and children as well as promoting healthy pregnancy outcomes and the promotion of healthy eating for families.

It also provides breastfeeding peer support and referrals to other health care providers programs in the Norfolk Department of Public Health such as baby care, immunizations, car seat and smoking cessation programs.

Appointments

To schedule an appointment, call the Norfolk WIC Appointment Scheduling Desk at 757-985-4856 or 757-985-4878 Monday through Friday 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

The Norfolk WIC Appointment Scheduling Desk cannot answer any nutrition or medical related questions. If you have additional questions outside of requesting an appointment, please contact your local WIC office.

Berkley WIC Clinic 
925 South Main Street 
Norfolk, VA 23523  
Phone: 757-355-5567
Fax: 757-494-5845
Wednesday's only:
8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m.

Huntersville WIC Clinic
830 Goff Street
Norfolk, VA 23504
Phone: 757-683-9280
Fax: 757-683-2593
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Little Creek WIC Clinic
207 E Little Creek Road
Norfolk, VA 23505
Phone: 757-531-2150
Fax: 757-531-2152
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
Tuesday
9 a.m. through 6 p.m.

Park Place WIC Clinic
606 West 29th Street
Norfolk, VA 23508
Phone: 757-683-9230
Fax: 757-683-2792
Monday, 
9 a.m. through 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
Wednesday 
Closed

WIC Referral 

For faster service, ask your physician or healthcare provider to complete a WIC Referral form with the current height, weight and hemoglobin or hematocrit (blood work) for each participant. It is important to remember that the height, weight and blood work on your WIC referral form cannot be over 60 days old. Bring your completed WIC Referral form and proof of income to your scheduled WIC clinic visit.