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Oregon WIC Approved Foods

Click on the picture to view the Food List in English, Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali and Arabic*.  (These are large image heavy documents with file sizes ranging from 1 to 2 mb and may take a few minutes to open.)  

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*The Food List is available in print form in English and Spanish. To order, contact our office at 971-673-0040. If you need high-quality, print-ready PDFs of these documents, please contact Holly Wilkalis at holly.s.wilkalis@state.or.us or 971-673-0037. 

 

How WIC foods are chosen

WIC provides foods to supplement the diets of pregnant & breastfeeding women, and infants & children under 5 years of age.  The foods in a food package are based on federal regulations and are in alignment with the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the infant feeding guidelines of American Academy of Pediatrics.

The foods selected for the Oregon WIC Food List were chosen based on several factors, such as: 

  • Meets federal regulations
  • Nutritional value
  • Promotes good nutrition
  • Acceptable to WIC participants
  • Available across the state
  • Cost
   

Which brands are eligible?  

Oregon WIC has authorized specific brands of: 

  • 100% fruit juices rich in Vitamin C
  • Iron fortified infant formulas                          
  • Infant cereals
  • Baby food fruits and vegetables and meats

 

We also authorize most brands of...

 

Special infant formulas and certain medical foods may also be provided when prescribed by a physician or health professional for a specified medical condition.