Attention: COVID-19 Announcement
Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the Connecticut WIC Program has made emergency additions to the Approved Food List that will last for the duration of the crisis.
Please review this bulletin and the additional UPCs with all store employees handling WIC transactions.
If you have questions or concerns please contact the State WIC Office via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
For currently authorized vendors, the 2020 Renewal application period for vendor authorization in the Connecticut WIC Program has been CLOSED. For vendors whose current authorization period ends on September 30, 2021, information about Renewal 2021 will be available here beginning on April 15, 2021.
For vendors wishing to become WIC authorized, the 2020 Open Enrollment period for vendor authorization in the Connecticut WIC Program is now CLOSED. When the next opportunity to become an authorized WIC vendor is announced information related to that process will be posted here.
Click on the following link for the WIC Vendor Agreement. The vendor agreement does not constitute a license or a property interest. The agreement is in effect for the stated time period only.
You must meet the required minimum inventory at all times, click on the following link to view the Minimum Inventory Requirements:
Connecticut has more than 390 authorized Grocery stores and more than 200 authorized Pharmacy Only Stores.
Click on the following link for a list of our authorized vendors:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2019-September 2020:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2018-September 2019:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2017-September 2018:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2016-September 2017:
WIC Approved Contract and Specialized Formula listing: Formula Resources
Stand beside equipment vendors: Click on the following link to watch a video for Conduent Stand beside Machine equipment set-up:
Click on the following link below for a quick reference to your stand beside equipment: Quick Reference guide
For eWIC information, click here: eWIC for Vendors
Click on the following link for the WIC Program Federal Regulations: https://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/wic-laws-and-regulations
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