Jamaica Hospital

Healthcare Location | NYC Health + Hospitals

This location can help you with: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

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Address

13420 Jamaica Avenue, Queens 11418

Nearby Stops

E 0.0 Miles, Jamaica - Van Wyck
F 0.4 Miles, Sutphin Blvd
E J Z 0.5 Miles, Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av

Contact by phone

Call: 718-206-8620

Visit website

http://jamaicahospital.org/index.php/patient-services/wic-services/

Programs at this location

Healthy food for familiesWomen, Infants, and Children (WIC)

NYS Department of Health

WIC provides free healthy food and services to low-income women and children, including nutrition counseling, breastfeeding support, health education, and referrals.

Apply in person

To apply for WIC:

  • Find your local WIC agency, or call the Growing Up Healthy Hotline at 800-522-5006 and ask for the location nearest to you.
  • Gather your income, residency, and identity documents to bring with you.
  • Call the WIC agency where you wish to receive services and make an appointment.
  • A short nutrition assessment will be completed at the time of your appointment by a qualified WIC staff member.
The staff will tell you if you need to bring the WIC Medical Referral Form for you and/or your child completed by your health care provider.

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Updated February 21, 2019