Mississippi WIC Office
Get help with your Mississippi WIC benefits. The Mississippi State Department of 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 Mississippi 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 Mississippi is Lela Carter. You can also access the official MS WIC website, msdh.ms.gov, by clicking here.
I need to apply for WIC
If you are looking to get on the Mississippi WIC program, the first step is to see if you meet the Mississippi WIC eligibility requirements. In general, to qualify you need to meet the Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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 MS WIC. If you still have questions about the application process, please use the contact information on this page to call the Mississippi WIC office.
WIC Office Location
Mississippi State Department of Health
805 S. Wheatley St Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
WIC Office Phone Number
The MS WIC number to this clinic is 800-338-6747 or 601-991-6000. You can also fax them at 800-338-6747 or 601-991-6000.
WIC Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Below is a list of additional departments that handle WIC benefits in this state:
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians
210 Hospital Circle
Chocktaw, MS 39350
WIC Director: Iva Denson