WIC Program

WIC Program (Women, Infants, and Children)

San Ysidro Health Center (SYHC) has been providing Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) services for over 30 years and currently has five convenient WIC locations.

For more information please call 888-942-7942 or email us at wic@syhc.org

WIC is a preventive public health nutrition program which provides the following services:

  • Nutrition education, both, on-site and online
  • Breastfeeding support and education
  • Monthly supplemental healthy foods
  • Referrals to maternal, prenatal, pediatric and social services

WIC serves the following low income population:

  • Pregnant women
  • Postpartum women
  • Breastfeeding women
  • Infants and children up to the age of 5

Locations

WIC at Maternal and Child Health Center
4050 Beyer Boulevard, 3rd Floor
San Ysidro, California 92173
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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WIC Imperial Beach
886 Palm Ave
Imperial Beach, California 91932
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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WIC National City
1420 Plaza Boulevard, Suite B4
National City, California 91950
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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WIC Chula Vista
1655 Broadway, Suite 17
Chula Vista, California 91911
Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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WIC San Ysidro
4494 Camino de la Plaza
San Ysidro, California 92173
Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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For Saturday appointments, please call the office.  Thank you.

For more information please call 888-942-7942 or email us at wic@syhc.org

Health Promotion and Education 

San Ysidro Health Center’s (SYHC) Center for Research and Health Promotion offers a variety of free programs to educate patients on how to manage their conditions, improve their health, and stay healthy.

The SYHC Center for Research and Health Promotion offers programs on:

  • Healthy living
  • Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • High blood pressure
  • Obesity
  • Smoking cessation
  • Family planning
  • Cancer prevention and treatment
  • Various health issues which affect children, adolescents, and adults 

Specific services available include:

  • Individual and group based clinic health education
  • Community group based health education
  • Cooking classes for prenatal, preschool, youth, and adults

For information, please contact the SYHC Call Center at 619.662.4100

education

Cooking Classes
SYHC’s cooking classes teach patients how to make healthy and delicious meals.  We also offer special classes for pregnant women and parents of pre-school children.  Cooking classes are taught in SYHC’s Cocina, a teaching-kitchen / classroom which is located inside The Maternal and Child Health Center.  All registered SYHC patients may attend SYHC’s cooking classes.

Location

SYHC Cocina at Maternal and Child Health Center
4050 Beyer Boulevard
3rd Floor
San Ysidro, California 92173
Mon. – Fri. 8:00 Am to 5:00 pm
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