Morris Heights Health Center at 137th Street

Healthcare Location | Morris Heights Health Center

This location can help you with: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), Family Planning Benefit Program (FPBP).

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Address

625 East 137 Street, Bronx 10454

Nearby Stops

6 0.0 Miles, Cypress Ave
6 0.2 Miles, Brook Ave
6 0.4 Miles, E 143rd St - St Mary's St

Details

Fax: (347) 226-3325

Contact by phone

Call: 718-425-3888
Call: 718-716-4400

Visit website

https://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/local_agencies.htm
https://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/nutrition/wic/local_agencies.htm

Programs at this location

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

NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH)

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

Apply in person

  1. Find your local WIC agency, or call the Growing Up Healthy Hotline at 800-522-5006 and ask for the location nearest to you.
  2. Call the WIC agency where you wish to receive services and make an appointment.
  3. Refer to this document of records to bring to your appointment
    • The WIC agency will tell you if you need to bring this WIC Medical Referral Form completed by your health care provider.
    • If your child has special dietary needs, your health care provider may provide a completed Medical Documentation Form for you to bring.
  4. A qualified WIC staff member will complete a short assessment during your appointment for all family members applying for WIC. This screening includes a finger stick blood test, height and weight, and a discussion of your health and nutrition concerns.
  5. Each person applying for WIC must be present at the local agency at the time of certification.

Learn More

Confidential family planning servicesFamily Planning Benefit Program (FPBP)

Last Updated Monday, October 4th, 2:11pm