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PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY CONCERNING FENTANYL AND FENTANYL-LACED SUBSTANCES

Income Guidelines


WIC Income Eligibility Criteria for 2018-2019

Income eligibility is uniform statewide and is determined at the local level by the Public Health Office Assistant (PHOA/clerk) in the health department.*

The participant’s household gross income must be equal to or less than these WIC income guidelines (185% of Federal poverty).

 

Adjunctive Eligibility

Adjunctive Eligibility enables WIC applicants to be automatically income eligible for WIC by showing proof of participation in the following programs: 

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF/Families First)
  • Tenncare Medicaid 

 

WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines

July 1, 2018- June 30, 2019

Family Size

Annual

Monthly

Twice Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

1

$22,459

$1,872

$936

$864

$432

2

$30,451

$2,538

$1,269

$1,172

$586

3

$38,443

$3,204

$1,602

$1,479

$740

4

$46,435

$3,870

$1,935

$1,786

$893

5

$54,427

$4,536

$2,268

$2,094

$1,047

6

$62,419

$5,202

$2,601

$2,401

$1,201

7

$70,411

$5,868

$2,934

$2,709

$1,355

8

$78,403

$6,534

$3,267

$3,016

$1,508

Each Add'l

Member Add:

+7,992

+666

+333

+308

+154

 

*Do not allow hardship deductions from the above income poverty guidelines. A standard deduction has been included in all of the above income levels.

Am I Eligible website: http://wic.fns.usda.gov/wps/pages/start.jsf