MULTNOMAH COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT EAST COUNTY HEALTH CENTER AND DENTAL
WOMEN, INFANTS, AND CHILDREN SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION PROGRAM
WIC is a public health program designed to improve health outcomes and influence lifetime nutrition and health behaviors for women, infants, and children. Fathers, foster parents, and other guardians can also apply on behalf of a qualifying children. Nutrition education is the cornerstone of the WIC program; other services include breastfeeding support, monthly benefits for supplemental nutritious foods, and referrals to community resources.
600 NE 8th Street
3rd Floor
Gresham, OR 97030
Eligibility: Applicants must meet four criteria to be eligible for WIC:
-Live in Oregon (US citizenship is NOT required to participate in WIC)
-Be pregnant, postpartum, or breastfeeding, or have an infant or child under age 5. Fathers, foster parents, and other guardians can also apply on behalf of a qualifying child
-Have a household income less than 185% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). Families receiving OHP, SNAP, or TANF are automatically income-eligible for WIC.
-Have a nutritional risk (assessed at time of appointment)
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (503) 988-3503 Main phone
INTAKE PROCEDURE: Call for information and to schedule an appointment
FEES: None
DOCUMENTS: Proof of ID for parent/guardian and child, proof of address, and proof of income
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish, interpretation by arrangement
AREA SERVED: Multnomah County
SITE HOURS: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
TRAVEL/LOCATION INFORMATION: TriMet bus lines 1, 4, 9, 25, 26, 80; MAX Blue Line to Gresham Central Transit Center
Services:
  • WIC
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MULTNOMAH COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT EAST COUNTY HEALTH CENTER AND DENTAL