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WIC : wic-eligible

Who is WIC for?

WIC is for you if...

  • You live in Maryland and are a(n)image: little girl
    • Pregnant woman
    • New mom (up to six months after delivery)
    • Breastfeeding mom (up to one year after delivery)
    • Infant
    • Child under the age of five
  • You meet the income guidelines listed below
  • You have a nutritional need

You Can...

  • Have a job or be unemployed
  • Own a home or live with friends or relatives
  • Be married or single
  • Be a father, mother, guardian, or grandparent and apply for benefits for an infant or child under the age of 5

Income Guidelines...

Check the income guidelines to see if you qualify for WIC. If your family receives less than the amount listed, you may be eligible. Foster care, Medical Assistance, Temporary Cash Assistance and Food Supplement Program clients are income eligible.

Size of Household

Yearly Income*

Monthly*

Twice-Monthly*

Every 2 weeks*

Weekly Income*

1

$21,590

$1,800

$900

$831

$416

2

$29,101

$2,426

$1,213

$1,120

$560

3

$36,612

$3,051

$1,526

$1,409

$705

4

$44,123

$3,677

$1,839

$1,698

$849

For each additional family member , add:

+

$7,511

$626

$313

$289

$145

*Gross income, before taxes effective April 2014