For Hurricane Katrina Victims:
The Northeast Texas Public Health District/Women, Infants, and Children up to age 5 (WIC) Program can help those who are categorically eligible with food and formula vouchers. Pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum Women, infants, and children up to age 5 can qualify. We provide food vouchers that include milk, juice, cheese, cereal, eggs, and beans or peanut butter, formula vouchers for infants up to 1 year of age. We can also provide Breastfeeding mothers with electric breast pumps, if needed.
You do not have to be checked-in through Red Cross beforehand. We will take walk-ins. You do not need an appointment. Please call one of the following clinics and they will let you know what you need to bring:
Henderson-1227 LoneStar (903)657-5056 Monday , Tues-Fri
Carthage-418 W. Sabine (903)693-9331 Monday , Tues-Fri
Atlanta-211 N. Pinecrest (903)799-5298 Mon ,Wed-Fri
When you call the clinic you will be given priority and will receive food vouchers to purchase food/formula the same day as your appointment.