First Choice WIC Offices

  • South Valley (505) 873-7416
  • North Valley (505) 345-8181
  • South Broadway (505) 764-0271
  • Alamosa (505) 831-4245

Call the phone number of the office nearest you and schedule an appointment. You will be asked to bring the following to your appointment:

  • The person applying for program participation (this may be you, your baby or your child)
  • Proof of Residency in the county
  • Proof of Identity
  • Proof of Income
  • Immunization Record

Program Description

WIC is a Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children administered by the United States Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service, and the New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Division. See the locations below or visit www.nmwic.org for a complete listing.
WIC provides supplemental foods to eligible participants along with nutrition education, breastfeeding support and referrals to health and social programs.

Who is Eligible?

To qualify for WIC you must:

  • Be a Resident of New Mexico
  • Be a Pregnant, Breastfeeding, or Post Partum Woman
  • Be an Infant under one year of age
  • Be a child under 5 years of age
  • Meet Income Guidelines
  • Be determined as nutritionally “at risk” by a health professional

 

Our Patient-Centered Healthcare Home makes you feel welcomed and cared for by a team that:

  • Knows your health history and goals
  • Communicates effectively with you and with each other
  • Gives you appointments when you need them
  • Coordinates the complexity of labs, prescriptions, referrals and insurance

We go the extra mile to help our patients get help paying for their health care.

  • We assist with Medicaid applications
  • We help patients find insurance on the Marketplace
  • We enroll patients in special programs when they are eligible
  • We provide a discount for services based on family size and income

First Choice Community Healthcare is a 501 c3 non-profit, community-based health center system that provides access to quality, patient-centered, comprehensive health care to all people who need it -- regardless of ability to pay. We are a health center grantee under 42 USC 245b and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 USC 233 (g)-(n).

 

 


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