About Your WIC Appointment

What to Bring
For every WIC appointment, please bring your WIC Identification (ID) folder.
For certification / recertification appointments, please be sure bring the following:
  • Participant Proof of Identification (please bring one of the following)
    • WIC Identification (ID) folder - if the participant’s name is listed on it
    • If you do not have a WIC ID folder (please bring one of the following)
      • Birth certificate
      • Checkbook
      • Crib card
      • Driver's license
      • Health benefits card
      • Passport
      • Pay stub
      • Photo ID
      • School ID
      • Social security card
      • Social services benefit card
      • State ID
      • Voter registration card  
  •  Participant Proof of Address (please bring one of the following)
    • Bill
    • Checkbook
    • Current driver's license
    • Lease / Rental agreement / Statement from landlord / Rent receipt
    • Mail addressed to the applicant
    • Pay stub
    • State ID
  • Verification of Income Eligibility (please bring one of the following)
    • Proof of participation in one of the following:
      • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
      • Free / Reduced School Meals
      • Fuel Assistance Program
      • Head Start
      • Medical Assistance / Minnesota Care
      • Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)
      • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • Proof of all household income:
      •  Recent pay stub(s) for each person for each job, or
      • Current tax return

Unable to Keep a WIC Appointment?

  • Please remember that the person you selected to serve as a WIC proxy can bring children for their WIC appointments, if you are not able to do so yourself.
  • If you are unable to keep the scheduled appointment, please call the WIC office, at 507-377-5289 (Spanish 507-377-5286) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. as soon as possible, so we may reschedule the appointment for you.

Thank you for participating in the WIC Program.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider / employer.

Contact Us

  1. Jane Samuelson, RN/PHN

    WIC Coordinator
    Email Jane Samuelson

    Freeborn County Public Health - WIC

    411 S Broadway  
    P O Box 1147
    Albert Lea MN 56007

    Phone: 507-377-5289
    Phone (Spanish):
    Fax:     507-377-5272


    Monday - Friday
    8 am - 5 pm

    Staff Directory
  1. Freeborn County  411 Broadway S., Albert Lea, MN 56007            Phone: 507-377-5299 

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