WIC program announces new guidelines


BOISE, IDAHO (KMVT-TV) The state is adopting new income guidelines for a federal nutrition program that serves women, infants and children. WIC as it is commonly called provides nutritious foods like milk, eggs, cereal, juice and beans at no cost to families who qualify. Under the new guidelines, a family of three can earn up to just over $34,000 a year and qualify. The program goes into effect July 1ST. In Idaho, about 44,000 residents receive WIC assistance.

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