Essex County WIC Offices are local branches of the federal Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program. Essex 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 Essex County, Massachusetts provide resources and services through their websites.
Amesbury WIC Office Amesbury MA 44 Friend Street 01913 978-388-2575
Beverly WIC Office Beverly MA 4 Ocean Street 01915 978-922-2110
Gloucester WIC Office Gloucester MA 302 Washington Street 01930 978-281-4540
Haverhill Northern Essex WIC Office Haverhill MA 145 Essex Street 01832 978-374-2191
Lynn North Shore WIC Office Lynn MA 20 Central Avenue 01901 781-599-7290
Essex 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. Essex 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 Essex County, which may involve meeting income eligibility requirements, as well as receiving assistance. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices in Essex County, Massachusetts list their resources and services on their websites.
Essex Youth Department Essex MA 26 Martin Street 01929 978-768-3414
Massachusetts Department of Children & Families Salem MA 45 Congress Street 01970 978-825-3800
Saugus Youth & Recreation Department Saugus MA 400 Central Street 01906 781-231-4022