New York WIC Office

Get help with your New York WIC benefits. The New York 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 New York 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 New York is April Hamilton. You can also access the official NY WIC website,, by clicking here.

I need to apply for WIC

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

  • WIC Office Location

    New York Department of Health
    90 Church Street Floor 6W
    New York, NY 10007

  • WIC Office Phone Number

    The NY WIC number to this clinic is 518-402-7093 or 800-522-5006. You can also fax them at 518-402-7093 or 800-522-5006.

  • WIC Office Hours

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

Below is a list of additional departments that handle WIC benefits in this state:

Seneca Nation
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Irving, NY 14081
Phone: 716-532-5582 Ext: 5270
Toll-Free: 800-894-1162
Fax: 716-532-1428
Coordinator: Natasha Souter

Map of the New York Department of Health