Mesa County WIC Offices are local branches of the federal Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program. Mesa County WIC Offices process applications for nutritional assistance, provide nutritional education, and administer food services to eligible individuals and families. Pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children can receive benefits if they meet income eligibility requirements and are at nutrition risk. Eligible participants receive nutrition education resources, and WIC Offices can accept and process applications. A WIC Office also administers monthly food benefits, determines eligibility for nutrition assistance, and conducts assessments for nutrition risk. WIC Offices in Mesa County, Colorado provide resources and services through their websites.
Fruita WIC Office Fruita CO 249 North Plum Street 81521 970-248-6914
Grand Junction WIC Office Grand Junction CO 3013 1/2 Grand Meadow Avenue 81504 970-248-6914
Mesa County Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices provide programs and services that assist children and families, including protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. They may also offer children's welfare services, including nutritional assistance in some areas. Mesa County Food assistance may include monthly WIC benefits, access to food banks, and other nutrition assistance resources and educational materials. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices provide information on applying for WIC in Mesa County, which may involve meeting income eligibility requirements, as well as receiving assistance. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices in Mesa County, Colorado list their resources and services on their websites.
Grand Junction Youth Service Division Grand Junction CO 801 Grand Avenue 81501 970-241-8952