The Moultrie County Health Department (FCM) Program operates in conjunction with the WIC program to identify and meet additional needs of families with pregnant women, infants and children. The FCM program assists families in identifying and addressing medical, financial, and social needs and services.
Maternal Child Health Services
The Moultrie County Health Department is pleased to announce the arrival of WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) in Moultrie County!
The WIC FMNP was established by Congress in 1992, to provide fresh, unprepared, locally grown fruits and vegetables to WIC participants, and to expand the awareness, use of, and sales at farmers’ markets. Pregnant & Breastfeeding women and children one year and older who are certified to receive WIC program benefits or who are on a waiting list for WIC certification are eligible to participate in the WIC FMNP. A variety of fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs may be purchased with FMNP coupons.
Farmers Market Coupons will be distributed by the MCHD beginning July 1st, 2018, to all eligible WIC participants. Come to the Moultrie County Health Department and get your WIC- FMNP coupons to enjoy the fresh produce of Moultrie County all summer long! No appointment needed.
The Moultrie County Health Department WIC program is a supplemental nutrition program which serves to enhance the health and well-being of pregnant women, infants, and children through the age of five years. The WIC program provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and food instruments to enrolled clients. The Moultrie County Health Department also provides confidential pregnancy testing and assistance with the initiation of medical care.