Food Benefits

The food packages help support WIC's nutrition education messages, better promote and support successful long-term breastfeeding and provide more variety of foods.

Know your WIC Approved Foods

The Maine WIC Nutrition Program provides the following foods to participants:

Maine WIC Food List Effective May 5, 2014

 

The Maine CDC WIC Nutrition Program provides the following brand specific infant products

Infant Formula Infant Foods Infant Cereal

Infant Formula: Mead Johnson Enfamil formulas

Enfamil Newborn
Enfamil Infant
12.5 oz. powder
13 oz. concentrate
12.5 oz. powder
32 oz. ready-to-feed
Enfamil Gentlease
Enfamil ProSobee infant

12.4 oz. powder
13 oz. concentrate
32 oz. ready-to-feed
13 oz. powder
32 oz. ready-to-feed
Enfamil Reguline
Enfamil AR
12.4 oz. powder 12.9 oz. powder
  32 oz. ready-to-feed

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Infant Foods:

Beech-Nut
Stage 2 Only 4 oz. Jar

Vegetables:

  • Corn and Sweet Potato
  • Garden Vegetables
  • Green Beans
  • Mixed Vegetables
  • Squash
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Sweet Carrots
  • Sweet Peas

Fruits:

  • Apples
  • Apples and Bananas
  • Apples and Blueberries
  • Apples and Cherries
  • Apples, Mango and Kiwi
  • Apples, Pears and Bananas
  • Apricots with Pears and Apples
  • Banana and Mixed Berries
  • Chiquita Bananas
  • Chiquita Bananas and Strawberries
  • Mango
  • Peaches
  • Pears
  • Pears and Pineapple
  • Pears and Raspberries

Not Allowed:

  • Goya brand
  • Stage 1, Stage 2 1/2 or Stage 3
  • Cobbler, Desserts, Dinners or Meat and Fruit/Vegetable Combinations
  • Added Sugar or DHA/ARA
  • Yogurt Blend

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Infant Cereals: Beech-Nut Only

8 oz. boxes

Allowed


Multigrain

Oatmeal

Rice

Not Allowed:

  • Formula- fortified infant cereal
  • Infant cereal with added protein or DHA/ARA
  • Organic infant cereal
  • Infant cereal with added fruit

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