Sign up for Text and Email Notifications with WIC Messaging

We want to hear from you! When you enroll in WIC Messaging as a current WIC participant, you’ll get appointment reminders, special announcements about your benefits, and more.

How to sign up for WIC Messaging:

Send a text message from your cell phone to 91997 (Msg & data rates may apply) and include your WIC ID# (two letters and nine numbers with no spaces) Example: AB999888777

Message and data rates may apply.  Text STOP to cancel.  Text HELP for help.  Message frequency varies.

Your WIC ID# can be found on the front of your WIC folder, which you will be given when you enroll in WIC.

Send an email to and include in the subject line your WIC ID# (two letters and nine numbers with no spaces) Example: AB999888777

WIC Messaging Frequently Asked Questions

What is WIC Messaging?

WIC Messaging is a system that allows WIC participants to request communication through email and/or text messages instead of by phone. Participants may still receive a phone call, for example, if we need your input on a short survey or if you are about to deliver your baby, even if you choose to be a part of WIC messaging.

What kind of messages does WIC send?

WIC sends appointment reminders, missed appointment notifications, and occasionally messages about special announcements like the Farmers Market program.

How do I know if I am enrolled in WIC messaging?

You will receive an email and/or text message that confirms that you have been enrolled.

How do I stop getting emails/text messages from WIC?

TEXT: Text STOP to 91997. Be sure to use the same cell phone you used to enroll. (Msg & data rates may apply)
EMAIL: Email STOP in the email subject line to Be sure to use the same email address you used to enroll.