First Texas WIC Clinic Inside a Grocery Store Opens Thursday in Lubbock
Texas Health and Human Services will hold a grand opening for the first Texas WIC clinic located inside a grocery store at United Supermarkets on Thursday, January 23rd, 2020.
The grand opening is set to take place at 10 a.m. at the United store located at 2630 Parkway Drive in Lubbock.
Texas WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, critical referrals to medical and social services and nutritious foods to pregnant women and families with children under 5 years old.
This collaboration is intended to lessen the transportation burden by making it possible for parents to receive and redeem benefits at a single location.