The California WIC Card is Coming!

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Goodbye, paper checks. Hello, WIC Card! Get ready to use the California WIC Card starting February 2020 in the High Desert WIC locations (Barstow, Fort Irwin, Hesperia, Victorville, etc.) and March 2020 in the remaining WIC locations in San Bernardino County.

  • Every WIC family will get a California WIC Card.
  • Your family WIC food benefits will be on one card.
  • The WIC Card is easy to use, like a debit card.

Reasons to Get Excited for the Card

There are so many reasons to get excited for the California WIC Card! Here are just a few:

  • Freedom to buy WIC foods in the amounts you need.
  • No more signing checks! Simply swipe your card and enter your PIN number at checkout. 
  • If your WIC card is lost, stolen, or damaged, you can get it replaced and you will not lose your benefits.
  • Easily check your WIC food balance on your printed grocery receipt or the California WIC App.

Download the California WIC App

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To get ready for the WIC card, download the free California WIC App. You will be able to log in and access more of the app’s features when you get your WIC card. The app is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.

  • Check your WIC food balance
  • Search WIC approved stores
  • Scan WIC authorized food items at the grocery store

Questions about the WIC Card

If you have questions about the California WIC Card, contact us at 1-800-472-2321 for more information. 


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