WIC Program - Women, Infants & Children

General Information
Description of Program: The Saint Mary's WIC program offers free healthy food, personalized nutrition consultation, resource referrals, dental cleaning and/or flouride every six months (for participants who keep their appointments), help finding a physician or clinic, infant car seats to pregnant moms, hemoglobin testing and much more. To qualify for WIC a client must be pregnant, postpartum or have children less than 5 years old, live in Nevada, and have a moderately fixed income.

Saint Mary's WIC is a mobile program that offers multiple locations as well as fixed sites for convenient access. The site locations include: Saint Mary's Nell J. Redfield Clinic (3915 Neil Road, Reno, NV, 89502); Anderson Elementary School (1055 Berrum Lane, Reno, NV, 89509); Head Start (1100 East 8th St., Reno, NV, 89512); Saint Mary's Clinic (5295 Sun Valley Blvd., Sun Valley, NV, 89433); Scolari's Market (5430 Sun Valley Blvd., Sun Valley, NV, 89433); Sparks Community Learning Center (820 15th St., Sparks, NV, 89431); Wooster Early Childhood Learning Center (1331 E. Plumb Lane, Reno, NV, 89502). Please call 770-7500 for specific location times and to schedule an appointment.
Location: Washoe County
Public Transportation: Bus and taxi vouchers provided for clients without transportation
Intake Requirements: Photo ID (any Country)
Additional Requirements: Income: 185% of the federal poverty level
 
Client Information
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Eligibility: Children less than 5 years old, pregnant or portpartum women with a moderately low income
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: M-Sat. 8am-5pm (depending on location)
 
Contact Information
Contact's Name: Leah McClanahan
Contact's Position: WIC Supervisor
Contact's Phone: 775-770-7500
Contact's Email: leah.mcclanahan@saintmarysreno.com
Physical Site Address 1: Multiple locations- see above
Main Phone: 775-770-7500
Fax: 775-770-6110
Program Email: leah.mcclanahan@saintmarysreno.com
Web Address: www.saintmarysreno.com/mission
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Saint Mary's Foundation
This Program: WIC Program - Women, Infants & Children
Affiliated Service: Nutrition Education, Food Vouchers, Breastfeeding Assistance, Prenatal and Post Partum Services