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Irwin Army Community Hospital Fort Riley, Kansas

The "Big Red One" Hospital

 

 

women, infants, & children

 

Riley County Health Department and Fort Riley Public Health Department have partnered to open a Women, Infants, and Children site at Irwin Army Community Hospital.

 

WIC is a supplemental nutrition program designed to improve pregnancy outcomes and promote health of pregnant and delivered women, infants and children under the age of 5.

 

The WIC program provides nutrition and health education as well as other services to pregnant women, postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5. If you are a father, mother, grandparent, foster parent or other legal guardian of a child under 5, you can apply for WIC.

 

To apply for WIC, call (785) 240-7019 to schedule an appointment. Eligibility is based on income and household size.

 

What Does WIC Provide?

 

  • Personalized nutrition information
  • Health care referrals
  • Nutritions food packages
  • Breastfeeding support

 

WIC Supplemental Foods Include:

 

  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Whole Grains
  • Cereal
  • Milk
  • Eggs
  • Peanut Butter and/or Beans
  • Infant Formula
  • Infant Cereal and Baby Foods

 

   Appointment Line:   (785) 240-7019

 

   Hours:     Monday - Wednesday, 8 am - 5 pm

                   Thursday, 9 am - 3:30 pm

                   Closed on Friday

 

   Location:

                   Ground Floor of Hospital

                   650 Huebner Rd., Fort Riley