Women Infants And Children (WIC) And Illinois Link Card Programs

Boone County Health Department

Boone County Health Department offers a variety of services including WIC, a high risk pregnancy program, family case management, childhood immunizations, lead screening and assessment, preschool vision screening, school physicals, communicable infectious disease surveillance and control, health education, well, septic, and food sanitation, and emergency preparedness. Accepts Medicaid. Sliding scale fees vary by program. Open M-F 8-4:30.

  • 1204 Logan Avenue
  • Belvidere, IL 61008
  • Phone: 815-544-2951

http://www.boonecountyil.org/department/health

Boone County Health Department – WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a federal health, nutrition, and prevention program helping to improve the diet and safeguarding the health of infants and children under age five and pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women. Participants must meet the federal guidelines for poverty based on income and family size.

  • 1204 Logan Avenue
    Belvidere, IL 61008
  • Phone: 815-544-2951

http://www.boonehealth.org

Winnebago County Health Department

Winnebago County Health Department offers a variety of services including family planning (including pregnancy testing), teen pregnancy prevention, teen support programs, family case management, home visiting program coordination/referal, high risk prenatal/infant program,WIC, breastfeeding support, car seat safety, immunizations, lead screening and environmental assessment, tobacco cessation, STD testing, HIV/STD case management, well/septic/restaurant inspection, birth/death records, emergency preparedness, and refugee health screening, examinations, and referrals. Medicaid accepted as well as sliding scale fees. Varies by program. Hours vary by program.

Two locations:

  • 401 Division Street
  • Rockford, IL 61104
  • Phone: (815) 720-4000

 

  • 555 North Court Street
  • Rockford, IL 61103
  • Phone: (815) 720-4000

View brochure

http://www.wchd.org/

Winnebago County Health Department – WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a federal health, nutrition, and prevention program helping to improve the diet and safeguarding the health of infants and children under age five and pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women. Participants must meet the federal guidelines for poverty based on income and family size.

  • 401 Division St.
    Rockford IL 61104
  • 815-720-4369
  • 555 N. Court St.
    Rockford IL 61103
  • 815-720-4357

http://www.wchd.org

DHS Family Community Resource Center (Boone and Winnebago Counties)

Receives applications for Cash, Food Stamps (SNAP with Illinois Link Card), and Medical Assistance by fax, mail, or in person. Anyone approved to receive cash assistance or SNAP (Food Stamps) benefits will be issued an Illinois Link card. The Illinois Link card is a plastic card that looks and works like a debit card. If you are eligible for cash and SNAP benefits, you will access both with the same card. Only one Illinois Link Card is issued per case.

  • 1111 N Avon Street
    Rockford, IL 61101
  • Phone: (815) 987-7620
  • TTY: (866) 322-2681
  • Fax: (815) 987-2380

View DHS Illinois Link Card website