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    Taxonomy Code: NL-6000.9500

    A public health nutrition program administered by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service that provides nutrition education, nutritious foods, breastfeeding support and health care referrals for income-eligible pregnant or postpartum women, infants and children up to age five. Foster parents, grandparents, guardians and single fathers who have custody of their children may also be eligible to receive food assistance for children up to age five if they meet income guidelines. WIC provides specific foods to supplement the dietary needs of participants to ensure good health and development. Food packages typically include iron-fortified infant cereal, milk, cheese, eggs, whole grains, peanut butter, beans, fruits, vegetables and juice. Families can shop for WIC foods at most grocery stores using a WIC electronic transfer benefit (EBT) card or vouchers.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    DOLAN FAMILY HEALTH CENTERProvides primary health care for the underserved and underinsured of Suffolk County. Services include prenatal care, pediatrics, adult medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, well-child care, radiology, laboratory services, medical social work, Medicaid eligibility, immunizations, health screenings, family planning and nutritional counseling. Health Center is a level three accredited Patient Centered Medical Home.SuffolkDOLAN FAMILY HEALTH CENTERHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    MYBENEFITSProvides New Yorkers with online tools for getting information on New York State's programs and benefits. Allows users to screen for eligibility for benefits such as Temporary Assistance. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP), Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) or Women, Infants, Children (WIC). Apply on the site for SNAP and HEAP.MYBENEFITSNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE
    NUTRITION SERVICESThe Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) provides supplemental foods, nutrition and health education plus health and human services referrals to low income pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum women, and infants and children up to the age of five who are at nutritional risk. WIC clinics are located at health centers operated by the Suffolk County Department of Health Services.SuffolkNUTRITION SERVICESSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    PARENT INVOLVEMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICEHelps parents access resources for schooling and training, medical and dental care, and for basic needs (WIC, FAN Programs, etc.) and self help programs (AA, drug rehab, etc.). Provides educational programs on child rearing, nutrition, child abuse, etc. to help educate and inform parents. Encourages parent involvement as volunteers on committees and in classrooms. Teachers and FSW make several home visits to keep parents abreast of child's progress and to see how best to serve the families. Special needs services available on-site by referral.NassauPARENT INVOLVEMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICEECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAMProvides 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.SuffolkSTONY BROOK WIC PROGRAMSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE
    WIC-ADMINISTRATIONServes as central administrative office for Suffolk County Department of Health Services' Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Nutrition Program (WIC). Co-ordinates/administers services offered through department's various health centers.SuffolkWIC-ADMINISTRATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICEServes as a Special Supplemental Foods Program providing nutritious foods as well as nutrition counseling and education to pregnant/post-partum and breastfeeding women, infants and children 0 to 5 years of age. WIC also assists participants in accessing other health and human services. Call for site locations throughout Nassau County or check website.NassauWIC-ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH-DIVISION OF COMMUNITY AND MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH SERVICES
    WIC-AMITYVILLEOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-AMITYVILLESUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC BRENTWOODOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-BRENTWOODSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-CORAMOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-CORAMSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-GLEN COVEServes as a Special Supplemental Foods Program providing nutritious foods as well as nutrition counseling and education to pregnant/postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children 0 to 5 years of age. WIC also assists participants in accessing other health and human services.NassauWIC-GLEN COVENASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH-DIVISION OF COMMUNITY AND MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH SERVICES
    WIC-GREENLAWNOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-GREENLAWNSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-HEMPSTEADServes as a Special Supplemental Foods Program providing nutritious foods as well as nutrition counseling and education to pregnant/postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children 0 to 5 years of age. WIC also assists participants in accessing other health and human services.NassauWIC-HEMPSTEADNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH-DIVISION OF COMMUNITY AND MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH SERVICES
    WIC-PATCHOGUEOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-PATCHOGUESUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-RIVERHEADOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-RIVERHEADSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-SHIRLEYOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-SHIRLEYSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WIC-WYANDANCHOffers supplemental food, nutrition and health education to low income pregnant, breast-feeding and/or post-partum women and to infants and children. Also offers health and human services referrals.SuffolkWIC-WYANDANCHSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
    WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC) - HUNTINGTON STATIONOffers food assistance, nutrition education, and health screening with referrals to human service agencies to low income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women and their children up to age 5.SuffolkWOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC) - HUNTINGTON STATIONCATHOLIC CHARITIES

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