Iowa WIC Office

Get help with your Iowa WIC benefits. The Iowa Department of Public Health 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 Iowa 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 Iowa is Kimberly Stanek. You can also access the official IA WIC website,, by clicking here.

I need to apply for WIC

If you are looking to get on the Iowa WIC program, the first step is to see if you meet the Iowa WIC eligibility requirements. In general, to qualify you need to meet the Iowa 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 Iowa 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 IA WIC. If you still have questions about the application process, please use the contact information on this page to call the Iowa WIC office.

  • WIC Office Location

    Iowa Department of Public Health
    321 E. 12th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50319

  • WIC Office Phone Number

    The IA WIC number to this clinic is 800-532-1579 or 515-281-6650. You can also fax them at 800-532-1579 or 515-281-6650.

  • WIC Office Hours

    Monday - Friday: 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

Map of the Iowa Department of Public Health