Illinois WIC Office

Get help with your Illinois WIC benefits. The Illinois Department of Human Services manages the WIC program in the state. Their job is to help improve, promote and protect the health of adults and children in the state. The primary focus of WIC is educating families about proper nutrition for expectant and new mothers, babies and young children.

If you have questions or issues about the Illinois WIC program, then use the information below to contact them. We include the WIC office number, hours of operation and their office address. The WIC director for Illinois is Stephanie Bess. You can also access the official IL WIC website,, by clicking here.

I need to apply for WIC

If you are looking to get on the Illinois WIC program, the first step is to see if you meet the Illinois WIC eligibility requirements. In general, to qualify you need to meet the Illinois WIC Income Guidelines, live in state and be seen by a health professional at the clinic. If you feel you qualify, then you need to call your local Illinois WIC clinic to schedule an appointment.

You will be required to bring specific documentation to help the staff determine if you qualify. To find out the full process view how to apply for IL WIC. If you still have questions about the application process, please use the contact information on this page to call the Illinois WIC office.

  • WIC Office Location

    Illinois Department of Human Services
    823 E Monroe Street
    Springfield, IL 62701

  • WIC Office Phone Number

    The IL WIC number to this clinic is 217-782-2166. You can also fax them at 217-782-2166.

  • WIC Office Hours

    Monday - Friday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

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