WIC & Case Management Program

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

IllinoisWICWIC is a special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children who meet residency, nutrition and income requirements.

The program provides healthy foods, advice and referrals to pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women so that they can stay strong

and help their children. Infants receive benefits during their first year while children receive benefits up to age five.

Our clinic offers both walk-in and advance scheduling.

Walk-in appointments are available on
Tuesday’s from 8:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Advance appointments are available on Monday afternoons, Wednesday mornings, and Thursdays all day

Late WIC appointments are also available by appointment only.

Call 217-285-4407, option 2 to schedule an appointment. Not sure what to bring? Call ahead.

Are you eligible for WIC? (Make this question a link to http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/wic-eligibility-requirements)

Need to complete your WIC Education? (Make this question a link to https://www.wichealth.org/)

 

Family Case Management (FCM)

What is the purpose of this service?

The Family Case Management (FCM) program serves pregnant women, infants, and children with high-risk medical conditions.

Who can receive these services?

If you are pregnant, have a child under the age of one, are on Medicaid, or part of a low-income family you may be eligible.

What services are offered?

The Family Case Management program can help you:

            find a doctor for your prenatal care to make sure you have a
            healthy baby

            find a doctor for your children’s care

            understand proper nutrition for you and your child

            understand the stages of your child’s development

            get information on how to become a better parent

            understand the importance of prenatal care

            learn the signs and symptoms of 0-term labor

            understand the importance of regularly scheduled well child visits

            understand the importance of immunizations

Program services can connect you to other resources, such as:

            WIC                                             Family Planning

            Health Education                         Hearing / Vision

            Substance Abuse                        Prenatal / Parenting Classes

            Child Care                                   Housing

            Smoking Cessation                     Lead Screening

            Transportation                             Early Intervention

            Immunizations                             Well child exams

            All Kids (Health Insurance)          Domestic Violence