Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program

Women, Infants & Children (WIC) is a federally–funded supplemental food, nutrition education and breastfeeding support program. WIC helps families with women and/or children who are at nutritional risk by providing nutrition education along with monthly food benefits.

WIC Program Sites

Villa-Parke Community Center
363 East Villa Street, Suite 115
Pasadena, CA 91101 Map »

Phone: (626) 744-6520
Text: (888)416-4926
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Every other Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Closed for lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Pasadena Public Health Department
1845 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Suite 1131
Pasadena, CA 91103 Map »

Phone: (626) 744-6520
Text: (888)416-4926
Monday 8:00am to 5:00pm, or Wednesday, following a Monday holiday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Closed for lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm

WIC serves over 2,000 clients in the greater Pasadena area, including South Pasadena, Sierra Madre and Altadena.

WIC 101

See if you qualify for WIC programs and how to apply.

Breastfeeding Support

Receive information about breastfeeding and its benefits.

Online Education

Sign up for WIC nutrition education classes online.

Community Referrals

Access to insurance, Medi-Cal, mental health and food bank resources.

Little by Little

Program giving parents guidance on the importance of reading to a child.

Nutrition Resources

Nutrition and exercise information for children and parents.

Farmer's Market Nutrition Program

Get $30 from WIC to buy fresh, locally-grown fruits & vegetables with your family.

For all other FNS nutrition assistance programs, state or local agencies, and their subrecipients, must post the following Nondiscrimination Statement:

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/ad-3027.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
  2. fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email: