STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAM

STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children. This program provides nutrition counseling, classes, and checks to pay for specific WIC foods, such as infant cereal and formula, milk, eggs, juice, cereal, peanut butter, beans, carrots, and tuna fish.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk, Nassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible.
 
Client Information
EligibilitySome income restrictions apply. Serves pregnant women, postpartum women up to 6 months and breastfeeding women up to one year, infants, and children under 5 years old. A person is automatically eligible if he/she receives medicaid benefits. One member of a household can make the family eligible if they receive free/reduced school lunch, head start, or food stamps.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon and Fri. 9-5, Tues and Wed. 8-5, Thurs 11-7. Call for Saturday hours.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Josephine Connolly-Schooner, PhD, RD
Contact's Position Program Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 181 Belle Mead Road, Suite 2
Physical Site City, State, Zip East Setauket, NY 11733-9257
Mailing Address 1 181 Belle Mead Road, Suite 2
Mailing City, State, Zip East Setauket, NY 11733-9257
Main Phone (631)444-5239
Web Address www.hsc.stonybrook.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE
Affiliated Program: STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAM
This Service: STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Breastfeeding Support Programs (LJ-5000.1000)
Food Vouchers (BD-1800.2250)
Formula/Baby Food (BD-1800.8200-250)
Health Education (LH-2700)
Infants (YB-9500.3300-330)
Postpartum Care (LJ-5000.6500)
Pregnant Teens (YK-6500.6600-550)
Pregnant Women (YK-6500.6600)
WIC (NL-6000.9500)