Women Infants and Children (WIC)

Formula Recall (2/18/2022)
The FDA is advising consumers not to use Similac, Alimentum or EleCare powdered infant formulas if all of the following are true:

  • The first two digits of the code are 22 through 37 AND
  • The code on the container contains K8, SH, or Z2, AND
  • The expiration date is 4-1-2022 (APR 2022) or later.
To find out if the product you have is included in this recall, visit https://www.similacrecall.com/us/en/home.html and type in the code on the bottom of the package, or call +1-800-986-8540 (U.S.) and follow the instructions provided.

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

 What is WIC?   

  •      Nutrition and breastfeeding program.
  •      Nutrition tips and advice.
  •      Support for breastfeeding.
  •      Healthy foods such as milk, cheese, fruits, vegetables, cereals and infant formula.
  •      Caring and supportive staff.

Am I Eligible?
  •      Many working families are eligible for WIC.
  •      Families who receive Medical Assistance qualify for WIC.
  •      CLICK HERE to see if you are eligible for WIC
How Do I Apply?
  •      CLICK HERE to to apply.
  •      This link will bring you to a screen that says "continue with survey", click that you are not a robot and page to apply will load. 

For more information visit MN Department of Health WIC