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Please read the Whitney Young Health WIC Program Nondiscrimination Statement.

WIC is a program for pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum women, infants and children under the age of 5 years old that provides:

  • WIC EBT cards to purchase healthy foods such as milk, yogurt, eggs, whole grains, fruit and vegetables
  • Nutrition information
  • Breastfeeding support and education
  • Linkage to other Whitney Young Health programs and services
  • Referrals to other family services


WIC Hours:


You will still receive WIC benefits, as we are issuing benefits remotely.

If you are currently out of WIC benefits and have not been contacted by a WIC staff member, please call the office at (518) 465-9387.

Please refer to WIC2GO mobile app, WICconnect.com, or call 1-844-540-3013 to check the balance of your WIC benefits.


 Albany Health Center (920 Lark Drive, Albany):

  • Monday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
  • Tuesday: 8:00am – 4:30pm
  • Wednesday: 8:00am – 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 8:00am – 4:30pm
  • Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Watervliet Administrative Office (1601 Broadway, Watervliet):

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Tuesdays of every month: 8:00am - 4:30pm

All WIC appointments are by appointment only. To make an appointment now, call our office at (518) 591-4632. 

Whitney Young Health WIC is now on Facebook! If you or someone you know uses our WIC services, give us a "like" to get the latest news and information you may need here

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Are there other forms that will need to be completed before I quality for WIC?

What benefits can I get with my WIC EBT card?

How do I use my WIC EBT card?

Where can I use my WIC EBT card?

Which local farmers markets accept WIC checks?

Who do I contact if I suspect someone of WIC Fraud?