Address: 79 S. Main St., Canandaigua NY 14424
Phone: (585)394-9240 or (888)942-6886 toll-free
Contact Person: Shelly Kisner
Finger Lakes WIC provides nutrition education and supplemental foods for children aged from birth to five years, and also to women who are pre-natal, breast feeding or postpartum. The agency address smoking, alcohol, pregnancy, breast feeding, infant feeding, children and women's nutrition issues.
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Mission: To improve the nutrition and health status of eligible populations (pregnancy, postpartum and breast feeding women, infants and children) through the provision of nutritious foods, nutrition/health education and linkages with health and human services.
Area Served: Pregnant, postpartum and breast feeding women, infants and children less than 5 yeas of age; participants must meet income guidelines. Income must be less than 185 percent of the federal poverty level.
Fees Charged: There is no charge to participants in the program, but they must meet income guidelines to qualify.
How to Access Services: Individuals can call the office directly for an appointment. WIC also receives referrals from health care providers and other community agencies.
WIC clinics are held in Canandaigua, Geneva, Penn Yan, Waterloo, Seneca Falls, Ovid, Newark, Clyde, Lyons, Wolcott, Sodus, Williamson, Fairport and Webster.