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WIC assures healthy pregnancies, healthy birth outcomes and healthy growth and development for adults, infants and children up to age five who are at nutrition risk. WIC provides nutritious foods to supplement diets, information and education on healthy eating, and referrals to health care and critical social services. WIC provides breastfeeding support and education to participants, and plays a critical role in public health modernization.

Oregon WIC Program


Provide leadership, guidance, and resources to local WIC programs, vendors, and partners to ensure quality WIC services that support collective public health efforts. 


  • We value every child.
  • We value strong relationships.
  • We value services delivered with trust and integrity.
  • We value Oregon's future.


Ensure optimal nutrition and lifelong health for every Oregon family.

Our strategic plan for 2020-2025 drives our work and shows our commitment to an engaged workforce, effective partnerships, operational excellence, and a dedication to equity, diversity and inclusion.

WIC Program Data

Charting WIC's Fiscal Impact in Oregon 2023


WIC Facts by US Congressional District


Oregon WIC State facts [PDF] - WIC's financial impact on the state, population totals, and percentage of WIC births by district.

Oregon WIC Clinic Locations by Congressional District [PDF]

How WIC Improves Health Outcomes 

  • WIC Lifecycle [PDF] - this document demonstrates the many opportunities WIC supports families and highlights our multiple partners extending that support.


2022 Oregon WIC Breastfeeding Data [PDF] - Oregon WIC promotes breastfeeding as the biological standard for infant and young child feeding. WIC has taken multiple policy steps to align daily clinic operations and implement evidence-based strategies to protect and support breastfeeding. At 94%, Oregon WIC's breastfeeding initiation rate is one of the highest in the nation.

"Good news! We have a latch and a happy baby. Thank you so much for your support and encouragement with establishing breastfeeding."  - IBCLC Consult Participant

Oregon WIC Vendors

Farm Direct Nutrition Program

WIC Testimonial Videos

Technology for Participants 

  • WICShopper app [website] - This popular mobile app for WIC participants offers quick access to real-time WIC food benefits, the WIC food list, recipes, and so much more.