News Release: DOH-Volusia - WIC SERVICES UPDATE IN VOLUSIA COUNTY
April 27, 2020
Daytona Beach, FL - The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) WIC program continues to welcome families. In order to limit exposure and help prevent the spread of COVID-19, some Volusia County WIC clients may now receive services over the phone without having to come to one of the WIC office locations.
Clients are encouraged to comply with social distancing practices by completing certifications, EBT card reloads, and follow-up visits by phone and e-mail. Clients who are currently certified on WIC can expect a telephone call from a staff member to discuss upcoming appointments. If your phone number has changed, please update this information immediately by calling 866-942-3663.
Clients with certain circumstances that require a clinic visit will be greeted at the door outside the clinic to receive curbside assistance at these locations:
South Keech Street location- 421 S. Keech Street, Daytona Beach
Holsonback location- 1845 Holsonback Dr., Daytona Beach
Orange City location- 775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City
New Smyrna Beach location- This location is temporarily not providing services. We apologize for the inconvenience.
WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children who meet income and nutrition risk requirements. WIC provides participants who qualify for the program with the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care and community services.
For more information, please call 866-942-3663 to speak to a WIC representative.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
About the Florida Department of Health
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