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    How To Apply For WIC

    Maryland WIC is for you if...
    • You live in Maryland
    • You are a(n)
      • Pregnant woman
      • ​New mom (up to six months after delivery)
      • Breastfeeding mom (up to one year after delivery)
      • Infant
      • Child under the age of five
    • You meet the income guidelines​
    • You have a nutritional need​​​
    You Can...
    • Have a job or be unemployed
    • Own a home or live with friends or relatives
    • Be married or single
    • Be a father, mother, guardian, or grandparent and apply for benefits for an infant or child under the age of 5

    Give WIC a Call to Apply!​
    To set up an appointment to apply for WIC, call the WIC office in your county. You will need to bring each person who is applying for benefits to this first appointment, including infants and all children up to age five.  In preparation for your appointment, please bring the following items:

    Proof of Household Income

    (Bring at least ONE)

    • Recent pay stubs, or benefit letter: SSI, Social Security, Unemployment
    • Medical Assistance card
    • Independence Card with register receipt (30 days)
    • Tax Return

    Person(s) being certified and proof of identity

    (Bring ONE below, per person)

    • Birth Certificate
    • Driver's License or MVA identification
    • Social Security Card
    • Picture Identification (Government, School, Employment)

    Proof of your address

    (Bring ONE)

    • Driver's License or MVA Identification
    • Official Bill or Statement
    • Copy of Lease

    If applicable

    • Proof of pregnancy
    • Immunization record (infant or child)
    • WIC referral

    Call the WIC agency near you:

    Allegany County (301) 759-5020 achd.nutrition@maryland.gov
    Anne Arundel County(410) 222-6797
    ​​ Anne Arundel Spanish
    (410) 222-0139
    Baltimore City (Health Department)(410) 396-9427 WIC@baltimorecity.gov
    Baltimore City (Johns Hopkins)(410) 614-4848 johnshopkinswic@gmail.com
    Baltimore County(410) 887-6000 WICProgram@baltimorecountymd.gov
    Calvert County1-877-631-6182 charlescounty.wic@maryland.gov
    Caroline County(410) 479-8060 midshore.wic@maryland.gov
    Carroll County(410) 876-4898 carroll.wic@maryland.gov
    Cecil County(410) 996-5255 hchd.wic@maryland.gov
    Charles County(301) 609-6857 charlescounty.wic@maryland.gov
    Dorchester County(410) 479-8060 midshore.wic@maryland.gov
    Frederick County(301) 600-2507 wicprogram@frederickcountymd.gov
    Garrett County(301) 334-7710 mdh.garrettcountywic@maryland.gov
    Grantsville Residents(301) 895-3111
    Harford County(410) 939-6680 hchd.wic@maryland.gov
    Howard County(410) 313-7510 howardwic@howardcountymd.gov
    Kent County​(443) 262-4423​
    Montgomery County (CCI)(301) 762-9426 wic-info@cciweb.org
    Prince George's County (Health Department)(301) 856-9600 WIC_PrinceGeorges@co.pg.md.us

    Prince George’s County (Greenbelt Area)(301)762-9426 wic-info@cciweb.org
    Prince George's County (Greater Baden )(301) 324-1873 wic@gbms.org
    Queen Anne's County (443) 262-4423 uppershore.wic@maryland.gov
    Somerset County(410) 749-2488 lowershore.wic@maryland.gov
    St. Mary's County1-877-631-6182 charlescounty.wic@maryland.gov
    Talbot County(410) 479-8060 midshore.wic@maryland.gov
    Washington County(240) 313-3335 wchd.wic@maryland.gov
    Wicomico County(410) 749-2488 lowershore.wic@maryland.gov
    Worcester County(410) 749-2488 lowershore.wic@maryland.gov
    State WIC HOTLINE1-800-242-4WIC

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