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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Providing Services toBay and Gulf County

Florida WIC EBT

WIC is a federally funded nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children (Pregnant, Breastfeeding up to one year and Postpartum up to six months following delivery, Infants and Children up to the age of 5).  WIC provides the following at no cost: healthy foods, nutrition education and counseling, breastfeeding support, and referrals for health care and community services. WIC also offers a Breastfeeding Hotline at 850-747-5775.


Florida WIC clients use a WIC EBT card to purchase WIC approved foods at authorized WIC grocery stores. If you have a WIC EBT Card and have questions or problems using your card, call WIC EBT Customer Service at 1-866-629-1095.

Check your balance before shopping. You can do this by calling WIC EBT Customer Service at 1-866-629-1095 or by going to the WIC EBT website. If there is a WIC EBT Point of Sale (POS) machine at the store, you can also slide your card and enter your PIN to get your balance.

How do I apply for WIC? 

* Note: Use the WIC Prescreening Tool to see if you might be eligible for WIC.

To apply for WIC, contact the local WIC office in Bay County at (850) 872-4666, or call 1-800-342-3556 and ask for the phone number of other local WIC offices in the state.

The local WIC office will give you an appointment to see if you are eligible for WIC. At this visit, your household income and the medical/nutrition status of each applicant will be reviewed.

Location and Contact informaiton 

Clinic Locations


Main Site – Health Department
597 West 11th Street    
Panama City, FL 32401  
Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                    

DOH-Bay Children's Dental Clinic
3518 E 15th Street
Panama City
Second Thursday and Fourth Monday of the mont

The Dove Church          
7308 Highway 77
Southport, FL 32409   
Fourth Tuesday of the month

Bear Creek Fire Dept. -  #11
11711 Highway 231
Youngstown, FL 32466
1st and 3rd Tuesday

Panama City Beach
Gulf Beach Baptist Church
10620 Hutchinson Blvd         
Panama City Beach, FL 32407           
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
West Panama City Beach
Gulf Beach Presbyterian Church
271 S. Highway 79
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
3rd Monday


Call 850-872-4666 for appointments

Port St. Joe
Florida Department of Health in Gulf County
2475 Garrison Avenue
Port St. Joe, FL 32456
2nd & 4th Friday
Florida Department of Health in Gulf County
807 West Highway 22
Wewahitchka, FL 32465
1st & 3rd Friday

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.