United Community Action Network
Helping People, Changing Lives - Serving Douglas and Josephine Counties
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Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program (WIC)

If you are a pregnant women or new mother, UCAN's WIC Program can help you eat well and stay healthy. WIC provides help during critical years of your child's development.

Are you eligible for WIC?

  • You may be eligible for WIC if you:

What can I get from WIC?

  • Health screenings
  • Nutrition education
  • Breastfeeding promotion and support
  • Information about other health and social services
  • Monthly help buying supplemental nutritious food

Where can I get WIC services?

  • WIC services are provided in Drain, Canyonville, Glendale, Myrtle Creek, Sutherlin, Reedsport, Glide, and Roseburg. WIC Classes are offered monthly, on a variety of nutrition topics, at all clinic sites. Call (541) 440-3516 for appointments. Click here for a list of WIC programs in other Oregon counties

    How much food can I purchase with WIC? What kind of foods will I get?

    • Each month, WIC provides approximately $100 worth of nutritious foods through an EBT card used at local grocery stores.
    • You and your child can receive milk, cheese, eggs, dried beans and/or peanut butter, fruit juice, whole grains, breakfast cereal, and fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables. If you are fully breastfeeding, you can also receive canned fish, like tuna, salmon, and sardines.
    • If you have a baby, you can receive baby foods and, if needed, infant formula.
    • To see a list of foods approved by WIC, click on the Food List on the right.

    How do I apply?

    • In Douglas County, call (541) 440-3516 to check your eligibility and make an application appointment.
    • Please be sure to bring the following to your appointment:
      • All people applying for WIC, including babies and children
      • Proof of identity for all persons applying
      • Proof of your family's residence
      • Proof of income for the entire family

    How to Reach Us

    621 W Madrone
    Roseburg, OR 97470
    Phone: (541) 440-3516
    Fax: (541) 677-5833
    TTY: call the Oregon Telecommunications Relay Service at 711

    UCAN WIC logo

    WIC online classes

    Click HERE

    Healthy eating pictures

    Click HERE

    for Breastfeeding

    Resources

    WIC Food List link