Alameda County WIC Program

Alameda County WIC Program Nutrition program for pregnant & breastfeeding moms, parents of children under 5. To learn more or make appointment (510) 595-6400 or [email protected]
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We provide checks to buy healthy food, nutrition counseling and classes, breastfeeding support, and community referrals to over 13,000 Alameda County families. Visit us at one of our four offices:

3600 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609

7200 Bancroft Avenue (Eastmont Wellness Center)
2nd floor
Oakland, CA 94605

24085 Amador Street
Suite 100
Hayward, CA 94544

39155 Liberty Street
Suite D430
Fremont, CA 94538
(Closed Wednesdays)

We provide checks to buy healthy food, nutrition counseling and classes, breastfeeding support, and community referrals to over 13,000 Alameda County families. Visit us at one of our four offices:

3600 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609

7200 Bancroft Avenue (Eastmont Wellness Center)
2nd floor
Oakland, CA 94605

24085 Amador Street
Suite 100
Hayward, CA 94544

39155 Liberty Street
Suite D430
Fremont, CA 94538
(Closed Wednesdays)

Operating as usual

Some egg-citing news!− From September through December, WIC families can get both non-cage-free and cage-free eggs with ...
09/01/2021

Some egg-citing news!

− From September through December, WIC families can get
both non-cage-free and cage-free eggs with their WIC benefits.
− Starting in January 2022, cage-free eggs will be the only type
of eggs allowed with WIC benefits.

Check out your WIC App for information on all WIC-approved
foods. For more information on the latest changes to our food list,
visit MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov.

#CaliforniaWIC #WIC #WhatIsWIC #WICWorks #HealthyEating
#Nutrition #NutritionMatters #MaternalHealth #ChildHealth

Some egg-citing news!

− From September through December, WIC families can get
both non-cage-free and cage-free eggs with their WIC benefits.
− Starting in January 2022, cage-free eggs will be the only type
of eggs allowed with WIC benefits.

Check out your WIC App for information on all WIC-approved
foods. For more information on the latest changes to our food list,
visit MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov.

#CaliforniaWIC #WIC #WhatIsWIC #WICWorks #HealthyEating
#Nutrition #NutritionMatters #MaternalHealth #ChildHealth

¡Algunas noticias emocionantes sobre huevos!− Desde septiembre hasta diciembre, las familias de WIC pueden comprar ambos...
09/01/2021

¡Algunas noticias emocionantes sobre huevos!

− Desde septiembre hasta diciembre, las familias de WIC
pueden comprar ambos, huevos no libres de jaulas y huevos
libres de jaulas, con sus beneficios de WIC.
− A partir del 22 de enero del 2022, los huevos libres de jaulas
serán el único tipo de huevos permitidos con los beneficios de
WIC.

Consulte la aplicación de WIC para obtener información sobre
todos los alimentos aprobados por WIC. Para tener más
información acerca de los últimos cambios de nuestra lista de
alimentos, visite el sitio web MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov.
#WICdeCalifornia #WIC #QuéEsWIC #WICFunciona
#AlimentaciónSaludable #Nutrición #LaNutriciónImporta
#SaludMaterna #SaludInfantil

¡Algunas noticias emocionantes sobre huevos!

− Desde septiembre hasta diciembre, las familias de WIC
pueden comprar ambos, huevos no libres de jaulas y huevos
libres de jaulas, con sus beneficios de WIC.
− A partir del 22 de enero del 2022, los huevos libres de jaulas
serán el único tipo de huevos permitidos con los beneficios de
WIC.

Consulte la aplicación de WIC para obtener información sobre
todos los alimentos aprobados por WIC. Para tener más
información acerca de los últimos cambios de nuestra lista de
alimentos, visite el sitio web MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov.
#WICdeCalifornia #WIC #QuéEsWIC #WICFunciona
#AlimentaciónSaludable #Nutrición #LaNutriciónImporta
#SaludMaterna #SaludInfantil

Your child will need a dental check-up before starting first grade in California. Be sure to bring the Kindergarten Oral...
08/31/2021

Your child will need a dental check-up before starting first grade in California. Be sure to bring the Kindergarten Oral Health Assessment (KOHA) form with you to one of your child’s dental appointments during kindergarten.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Your child will need a dental check-up before starting first grade in California. Be sure to bring the Kindergarten Oral Health Assessment (KOHA) form with you to one of your child’s dental appointments during kindergarten.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

La Semana de la Lactancia Materna Negra es el momento perfecto para aprender más sobre las organizaciones comprometidas ...
08/27/2021

La Semana de la Lactancia Materna Negra es el momento
perfecto para aprender más sobre las organizaciones
comprometidas a apoyar a las personas Negras que dan el
pecho y amamantan.
No tienes que hacerlo solo.
Para más información sobre lactancia materna, visita
bit.ly/chestfeeding

#CALactanciasMaternas #ApoyoalaLactancia
#AlimentacionInfantil #ElPechoEsMejor
#UnaResponsabilidadCompartida
#CadaPasoDelCamino #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#QueEsWIC #SaludPublica #WicTrabaja
#MamaFuerteWic #MamaFuerte
#CaliforniaparaTodos #SaludparaTodos
#LactanciaMaterna #CaminoDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MamaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#ConcientizacionDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#LaLactanciaMaternaEsHermosa
#NormalizarLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaMundialDeLaLactancia
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna

La Semana de la Lactancia Materna Negra es el momento
perfecto para aprender más sobre las organizaciones
comprometidas a apoyar a las personas Negras que dan el
pecho y amamantan.
No tienes que hacerlo solo.
Para más información sobre lactancia materna, visita
bit.ly/chestfeeding

#CALactanciasMaternas #ApoyoalaLactancia
#AlimentacionInfantil #ElPechoEsMejor
#UnaResponsabilidadCompartida
#CadaPasoDelCamino #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#QueEsWIC #SaludPublica #WicTrabaja
#MamaFuerteWic #MamaFuerte
#CaliforniaparaTodos #SaludparaTodos
#LactanciaMaterna #CaminoDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MamaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#ConcientizacionDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#LaLactanciaMaternaEsHermosa
#NormalizarLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaMundialDeLaLactancia
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna

Black Breastfeeding Week is the perfect time to learn more about organizations committed to supporting Black people who ...
08/27/2021

Black Breastfeeding Week is the perfect time to learn more about
organizations committed to supporting Black people who
breastfeed and chestfeed.
You don’t have to do this alone.
For more information on chestfeeding, visit bit.ly/chestfeeding

#CABreastfeeds #LactationSupport #InfantFeeding
#BreastIsBest #ASharedResponsibility
#EveryStepOfTheWay #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#WhatIsWIC #PublicHealth #WicWorks
#WicMomStrong #MomStrong #CaliforniaforAll
#Health4All #Breastfeeding #BreastfeedingJourney
#BreastfeedingMama #Chestfeeding
#BreastfeedingAwareness #BreastfeedingMoms
#BreastfeedingIsBeautiful #NormalizeBreastfeeding
#WorldBreastfeedingWeek
#WorldBreastfeedingMonth #BreastfeedingWeek
#BreastfeedingMonth

Black Breastfeeding Week is the perfect time to learn more about
organizations committed to supporting Black people who
breastfeed and chestfeed.
You don’t have to do this alone.
For more information on chestfeeding, visit bit.ly/chestfeeding

#CABreastfeeds #LactationSupport #InfantFeeding
#BreastIsBest #ASharedResponsibility
#EveryStepOfTheWay #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#WhatIsWIC #PublicHealth #WicWorks
#WicMomStrong #MomStrong #CaliforniaforAll
#Health4All #Breastfeeding #BreastfeedingJourney
#BreastfeedingMama #Chestfeeding
#BreastfeedingAwareness #BreastfeedingMoms
#BreastfeedingIsBeautiful #NormalizeBreastfeeding
#WorldBreastfeedingWeek
#WorldBreastfeedingMonth #BreastfeedingWeek
#BreastfeedingMonth

Find out what seasonal fruits and vegetables your family can enjoy as the weather gets cooler this fall!You can get many...
08/26/2021

Find out what seasonal fruits and vegetables your family can enjoy as the weather
gets cooler this fall!
You can get many locally grown fruits and vegetables at WIC-authorized farmers’
markets. Produce listed here may become available at different times during the
season.
Find an authorized farmer near you on the “WIC Families” tab at
MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov.
Images: Getty

#CaliforniaWIC #WIC #WhatIsWIC #PublicHealth #WICWorks #WICMomStrong
#MomStrong #CaliforniaFarmers #CaliforniaAgriculture #CAGrown
#FruitsAndVegetables #FarmersMarket #EatSeasonally #SeasonalProduce
#FallProduce #PowerOfPlants #FruitSeason #FruitsAndVeggies #Health
#HealthyLifestyle #HealthyLife #Nutrition #HealthyCalifornia #PlantFoods
#MoreVeggies #MoreFruits #NutritionMatters #GetMoreWithWIC #Families #Family

¡Descubra qué frutas y verduras de temporada puede disfrutar su familia a medida que el clima se vuelve más fresco este ...
08/26/2021

¡Descubra qué frutas y verduras de temporada puede disfrutar su familia a medida
que el clima se vuelve más fresco este otoño!
Puede obtener muchas frutas y verduras cultivadas localmente en los mercados de
agrícolas autorizados por WIC. Los productos que se enumeran aquí pueden estar
disponibles en diferentes momentos durante la temporada.
Encuentre un agricultor autorizado cerca de usted en la pestaña "Familias de WIC"
en MyFamily.WIC.ca.gov
Imagen: Getty
#WICdeCalifornia #WIC #QuéesWIC #SaludPública #WICFunciona
#WICMamáFuerte #MamáFuerte #AgrícolasdeCalifornia #AgriculturadeCalifornia
#CultivadoenCalifornia #FrutasyVerduras #MercadoAgrícola
#ComerEstacionalmente #ProductosdeTemporada #FrutasyVerdurasOtoño
#PoderdelasPlantas #TemporadadeFrutas #FrutasyVerduras #Salud
#EstilodeVidaSaludable #VidaSaludable #Nutrición #CaliforniaSaludable
#AlimentosdePlantas #MásVerduras #MásFrutas #LaNutriciónImporta
#ObtengaMásconWIC #Familias #Familia

Infants who fall asleep while breastfeeding can develop tooth decay. Remove your breast from your baby’s mouth once he o...
08/25/2021

Infants who fall asleep while breastfeeding can develop tooth decay. Remove your breast from your baby’s mouth once he or she has fallen asleep. #NBM21 #WBW2021 #WABA #breastfeeding #HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Infants who fall asleep while breastfeeding can develop tooth decay. Remove your breast from your baby’s mouth once he or she has fallen asleep. #NBM21 #WBW2021 #WABA #breastfeeding #HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Tooth decay occurs when children are allowed to drink juice, soda, or sweetened drinks from their sippy cup throughout t...
08/20/2021

Tooth decay occurs when children are allowed to drink juice, soda, or sweetened drinks from their sippy cup throughout the day. Give milk in a sippy cup at mealtimes and water during the rest of the day.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Tooth decay occurs when children are allowed to drink juice, soda, or sweetened drinks from their sippy cup throughout the day. Give milk in a sippy cup at mealtimes and water during the rest of the day.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

In need of resources for food, groceries, diapers, PPE? Please see the details in the Flyer below. The Fremont Resource ...
08/20/2021

In need of resources for food, groceries, diapers, PPE?

Please see the details in the Flyer below.

The Fremont Resource Center is located at 39155 Liberty Street Fremont, Ca 94537

In need of resources for food, groceries, diapers, PPE?

Please see the details in the Flyer below.

The Fremont Resource Center is located at 39155 Liberty Street Fremont, Ca 94537

Saturday,August 21 10am-2pmGlad Tidings International COGIC 1027 W. Tennyson Rd. Hayward, CA 94544Glad Tidings Internati...
08/17/2021

Saturday,August 21
10am-2pm
Glad Tidings International COGIC
1027 W. Tennyson Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544

Glad Tidings International COGIC and Kaiser Permanente are partnering to present a FREE Back to School Backpack Giveaway and FREE COVID-19 Vaccines. Enjoy free food, complimentary haircuts. Preregister here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSenSqkXYGWIQmk-lHEUP2ptpdGFBMvOM3riFQofsHtJ9PvDig/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0

Saturday,August 21
10am-2pm
Glad Tidings International COGIC
1027 W. Tennyson Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544

Glad Tidings International COGIC and Kaiser Permanente are partnering to present a FREE Back to School Backpack Giveaway and FREE COVID-19 Vaccines. Enjoy free food, complimentary haircuts. Preregister here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSenSqkXYGWIQmk-lHEUP2ptpdGFBMvOM3riFQofsHtJ9PvDig/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0

Sábado 21 de Agosto10am - 2pm Iglesia Glad Tidings International1027 W. Tennyson Rd.Hayward, CA 94544Glad Tidings Intern...
08/17/2021

Sábado 21 de Agosto
10am - 2pm
Iglesia Glad Tidings International
1027 W. Tennyson Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544

Glad Tidings International COGIC y Kaiser Permanente se han asociado para presentar un Sorteo GRATUITO de mochilas de regreso a la escuela y vacunas COVID-19 GRATUITAS.

Venga y disfrute de comida gratis, cortes de pelo gratis

Registrese aqui: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSenSqkXYGWIQmk-lHEUP2ptpdGFBMvOM3riFQofsHtJ9PvDig/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0

Sábado 21 de Agosto
10am - 2pm
Iglesia Glad Tidings International
1027 W. Tennyson Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544

Glad Tidings International COGIC y Kaiser Permanente se han asociado para presentar un Sorteo GRATUITO de mochilas de regreso a la escuela y vacunas COVID-19 GRATUITAS.

Venga y disfrute de comida gratis, cortes de pelo gratis

Registrese aqui: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSenSqkXYGWIQmk-lHEUP2ptpdGFBMvOM3riFQofsHtJ9PvDig/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0

Fluoride protects your child's teeth from cavities by forming a protective layer. Brush your child’s teeth twice a day w...
08/12/2021

Fluoride protects your child's teeth from cavities by forming a protective layer. Brush your child’s teeth twice a day with fluoridated toothpaste, offer water with fluoride (most tap water) and ask your child's dentist or pediatrician about fluoride varnish.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Fluoride protects your child's teeth from cavities by forming a protective layer. Brush your child’s teeth twice a day with fluoridated toothpaste, offer water with fluoride (most tap water) and ask your child's dentist or pediatrician about fluoride varnish.
#HealthyTeeth4All #Dare2Bwell

Se ha demostrado que la identificación con la cultura o las prácticas tradicionales entre las poblaciones de Indios Amer...
08/10/2021

Se ha demostrado que la identificación con la cultura o las
prácticas tradicionales entre las poblaciones de Indios
Americanos y Nativos de Alaska fomenta prácticas saludables,
como la lactancia materna o el amamantamiento.
Lee este informe innovador para aprender cómo los padres y
bebés nacidos de Indios Americanos de California y Nativos de
Alaska muestran fortaleza y resistencia para nutrir nuestro futuro.
bit.ly/AIANHealth
Para más información sobre lactancia materna, visita
bit.ly/chestfeeding.
@nativebreastfeedingweek

#CALactanciasMaternas #ApoyoalaLactancia
#AlimentacionInfantil #ElPechoEsMejor
#UnaResponsabilidadCompartida
#CadaPasoDelCamino #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#QueEsWIC #SaludPublica #WicTrabaja
#MamaFuerteWic #MamaFuerte
#CaliforniaparaTodos #SaludparaTodos
#LactanciaMaterna #CaminoDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MamaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#ConcientizacionDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#LaLactanciaMaternaEsHermosa
#NormalizarLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaMundialDeLaLactancia
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna

Se ha demostrado que la identificación con la cultura o las
prácticas tradicionales entre las poblaciones de Indios
Americanos y Nativos de Alaska fomenta prácticas saludables,
como la lactancia materna o el amamantamiento.
Lee este informe innovador para aprender cómo los padres y
bebés nacidos de Indios Americanos de California y Nativos de
Alaska muestran fortaleza y resistencia para nutrir nuestro futuro.
bit.ly/AIANHealth
Para más información sobre lactancia materna, visita
bit.ly/chestfeeding.
@nativebreastfeedingweek

#CALactanciasMaternas #ApoyoalaLactancia
#AlimentacionInfantil #ElPechoEsMejor
#UnaResponsabilidadCompartida
#CadaPasoDelCamino #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#QueEsWIC #SaludPublica #WicTrabaja
#MamaFuerteWic #MamaFuerte
#CaliforniaparaTodos #SaludparaTodos
#LactanciaMaterna #CaminoDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MamaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#ConcientizacionDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#LaLactanciaMaternaEsHermosa
#NormalizarLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaMundialDeLaLactancia
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#SemanaDeLaLactanciaMaterna
#MesDeLaLactanciaMaterna

Identifying with traditional culture or practices among American Indian and Alaska Native populations has been shown to ...
08/10/2021

Identifying with traditional culture or practices among American
Indian and Alaska Native populations has been shown to
promote healthy practices, such as breastfeeding or
chestfeeding.
Read this groundbreaking report to learn how California
American Indian and Alaska Native birthing parents and babies
show strength and resilience in nourishing our future.
bit.ly/AIANHealth
For more information on chestfeeding, visit bit.ly/chestfeeding.
@nativebreastfeedingweek

#CABreastfeeds #LactationSupport #InfantFeeding
#BreastIsBest #ASharedResponsibility
#EveryStepOfTheWay #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#WhatIsWIC #PublicHealth #WicWorks
#WicMomStrong #MomStrong #CaliforniaforAll
#Health4All #Breastfeeding #BreastfeedingJourney
#BreastfeedingMama #Chestfeeding
#BreastfeedingAwareness #BreastfeedingMoms
#BreastfeedingIsBeautiful #NormalizeBreastfeeding
#WorldBreastfeedingWeek
#WorldBreastfeedingMonth #BreastfeedingWeek
#BreastfeedingMonth

Identifying with traditional culture or practices among American
Indian and Alaska Native populations has been shown to
promote healthy practices, such as breastfeeding or
chestfeeding.
Read this groundbreaking report to learn how California
American Indian and Alaska Native birthing parents and babies
show strength and resilience in nourishing our future.
bit.ly/AIANHealth
For more information on chestfeeding, visit bit.ly/chestfeeding.
@nativebreastfeedingweek

#CABreastfeeds #LactationSupport #InfantFeeding
#BreastIsBest #ASharedResponsibility
#EveryStepOfTheWay #CaliforniaWIC #WIC
#WhatIsWIC #PublicHealth #WicWorks
#WicMomStrong #MomStrong #CaliforniaforAll
#Health4All #Breastfeeding #BreastfeedingJourney
#BreastfeedingMama #Chestfeeding
#BreastfeedingAwareness #BreastfeedingMoms
#BreastfeedingIsBeautiful #NormalizeBreastfeeding
#WorldBreastfeedingWeek
#WorldBreastfeedingMonth #BreastfeedingWeek
#BreastfeedingMonth

ACWD reconoce que algunos clientes pueden tener dificultades para pagar sus facturas de agua. El programa de asistencia ...
08/10/2021

ACWD reconoce que algunos clientes pueden tener dificultades para pagar sus facturas de agua. El programa de asistencia al cliente, "Help on Tap," brindará a los clientes residenciales que califiquen sus ingresos un crédito de $ 35 en el cargo bimestral del servicio de agua.

Puede encontrar más información e instrucciones sobre cómo aplicar en su sitio web:https://www.acwd.org/567/Help-on-Tap-Program

ACWD reconoce que algunos clientes pueden tener dificultades para pagar sus facturas de agua. El programa de asistencia al cliente, "Help on Tap," brindará a los clientes residenciales que califiquen sus ingresos un crédito de $ 35 en el cargo bimestral del servicio de agua.

Puede encontrar más información e instrucciones sobre cómo aplicar en su sitio web:https://www.acwd.org/567/Help-on-Tap-Program

Address

3600 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA
94609

General information

4 offices in North Oakland, East Oakland, Hayward and Fremont to serve you.

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30am - 4pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 4pm
Wednesday 9:30am - 4pm
Thursday 8:30am - 4pm
Friday 8:30am - 4pm

Telephone

(510) 595-6400

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Nutrition program for pregnant & breastfeeding moms, parents of children under 5. To learn more or make appointment call (510) 595-6400 or email us at [email protected]. We are Dietitians, Nutrition Assistants, Lactation Specialists, Breastfeeding Peer Counselors, Community Services Experts here to give you the info you need to make healthy choices for your family. Staff speak English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Cambodian and Tagalog. We're here for you! give us a call at 595-6400, email us at [email protected], or drop by on of our offices to find out more.

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