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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)


WIC is a Special Supplemental Nutrition Program that provides healthcare and nutrition services for pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women, and infants and children up to 5 years of age.

WIC provides the following services:


Breastfeeding support and education. Breast pumps and supplies may be provided for breastfeeding moms per WIC guidelines.



Monthly vouchers for healthy foods, formula and infant foods.

Personalized counseling about the nutrition your family needs to stay healthy and grow strong.


Referrals to other health and social service programs including Medicaid, family planning, food stamos, TANF, LaCHIP and Healthy Start.


Group Education classes that teach families to make healthy  choices including health care and nutrition. 

Call to set up an appointment to see if you are eligible for WIC!

Join us at the Latch Lounge!


All babies and friends welcome! Refreshments will be provided

  • Come relax, share, and play with other moms and babies
  • Get answers to breastfeeding questions or concerns
  • Learn why breastfeeding is best for you and your baby

  • Please call 504-658-2760 if you have questions

Held on the last Friday of each month

9 AM – 11 AM

New Orleans East WIC Clinic

5640 Read Blvd, Suite 840









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Last updated: 10/12/2015 5:56:56 PM

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