WIC and SNAP Outreach

The WIC and SNAP outreach programs seeks to assure that limited-English-proficient immigrants and refugees eligible for WIC and SNAP benefits can successfully access these programs administered by IDHS. The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) administers this program through a network of community-based partner agencies.

Who can receive these services?

Services for these programs are extended to the following individuals:

  • Refugees; asylees, SIV holders, parolees, and
  • Low-income immigrants;
  • Limited English-proficient individuals

How to apply?

Use the DHS Office Locator to locate your local Family Community Resource Center or contact the Office of Welcoming Centers for Refugee and Immigrant Services.

For more information contact:

Office of Welcoming Centers for Refugee and Immigrant Services
Illinois Department of Human Services
401 S Clinton St, 4th Floor, Chicago IL, 60607