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PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY CONCERNING FENTANYL AND FENTANYL-LACED SUBSTANCES

Income Guidelines


WIC Income Eligibility Criteria for 2017-18 

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, 2017 – June 30, 2018

Family Size

Annual

Monthly

Twice Monthly

Bi-Weekly

Weekly

1

$22,311

$1,860

$930

$859

$430

2

$30,044

$2,504

$1,252

$1,156

$578

3

$37,777

$3,149

$1,575

$1,453

$727

4

$45,510

$3,793

$1,897

$1,751

$879

5

$53,243

$4,437

$2,219

$2,048

$1,024

6

$60,976

$5,082

$2,541

$2,346

$1,173

7

$68,709

$5,726

$2,863

$2,643

$1,322

8

$76,442

$6,371

$3,186

$2,941

$1,471

Each Add'l

Member Add:

+7,733

+645

+323

+298

+149

 

*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