The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides nutrition education and supplemental foods, and serves pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women and children up to age 5 whose family incomes are up to 185 percent of the federal poverty level. Special emphasis is placed on participation of infants, children and high-risk pregnant women.

The WIC Program regulations require public comment from interested individuals in the writing of the 2021 State Plan of Program Operations for the WIC Program.

The plan may be reviewed between September 1- September 15, 2020, online at

Written comments may be e-mailed via mailed to the following address by September 15, 2020:

Alabama Department of Public Health

WIC Program, Attention Allison Hatchett

The RSA Tower, Suite 1300

201 Monroe St.

P.O. Box 303017

Montgomery, Ala. 36130-3017

Telephone: (334) 206-5673

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