WIC celebrates 40th anniversary
The DeKalb County Health Department celebrates the 40th anniversary of the WIC – Women, Infants and Children – program in 2014. WIC is for low-income pregnant and post-partum women, infants, and children up to age 5. WIC provides nutritious foods, nutrition education, breast-feeding help and referrals to other community agencies. In 2013, The DeKalb County Health Department assisted nearly 3,000 people through the WIC program.