Berkshire North WIC

Berkshire North WIC (Women, Infants and Children) is a supplemental food program whose mission is to support the nutritional health of pregnant and breastfeeding women, infants, and children under 5 years old in Northern Berkshire County.

Berkshire Health North WIC services include:

  • Personalized nutrition consultations
  • Checks to buy free, healthy food
  • Tips for eating well to improve health
  • Referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, child care, housing and fuel assistance, and other services that may benefit the whole family
  • Issuance of farmer’s market checks in the summer
  • Immunization screenings and referrals
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Nutrition and health workshops on topics including meal planning, maintaining a health weight, feeding picky eaters, caring for a new baby, and shopping on a budget

WIC benefits are available to pregnant women before they see their obstetrician and for up to six months postpartum for women who have miscarried.

View the WIC income guidelines.

Berkshire North WIC

71 Hospital Avenue
North Adams, MA 01247