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Operation Threshold provides Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) services in Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, and Grundy Counties. WIC is a federally funded program that has been providing food assistance, nutrition education and referrals to other social services agencies since 1974.
WIC Facebook Pages
The WIC main office and clinic are located in Waterloo at 1535 Lafayette Street. However, in order to provide adequate services throughout the four-county region, WIC has clinics in various locations. Please call to schedule an appointment at any of these WIC locations. Walk-ins will be seen by a WIC Support Specialist; however, it may be necessary to schedule an appointment later in the day to complete the appointment. To make an appointment call (319) 291-2065.
Using your WIC Benefits
Farmers Market Information (information will be posted when available)
For Farmer’s Market Information please check the State Directory (link here).
Online Nutrition Education
To complete your WIC Nutrition Education online click on the WIC Health link here: www.wichealth.org
WIC Handouts, etc.
Breastmilk Collection and Storage
Breast and Nipple Care
WIC Bean Cookbook
Every Woman Needs Folic Acid
Safe Sleep for You & Your Baby
How Does Formula Compare to Breastmilk
Make Healthy Choices for You & Your Family
Moms Helping Moms
Healthy, Thrifty Holiday Menus
Spend Smart, Eat Smart
How to use a Medela Symphony Breast Pump
How to use a Medela Pump In Style breast pump