New Tigard WIC Office Opens December 9

For Immediate Release Monday, November 18, 2013

Sponsored by: Health & Human Services Department, WIC Division

New Tigard WIC location

Washington County has relocated its Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program in Tigard. The new office is located in the Hilltop Business Center, 7360 SW Hunziker Road, Suite 200.

Staff will begin seeing participants there on December 9
. The former office, located at 15296 SW Royalty Parkway, has closed.

Washington County serves 19,000 individuals per year in Washington County at its three locations in Hillsboro, Beaverton and Tigard. The WIC program focuses on nutritional education and support to low-income pregnant women and families with young children. It includes breastfeeding support groups, nutrition education and vouchers for healthful foods available locally.

Driving and bus directions to the new Tigard location can be found on the County’s website: http://www.co.washington.or.us/HHS/PublicHealth/tigard-clinic-update.cfm.

Individuals needing assistance prior to December 9 may go to the Beaverton or Hillsboro locations. For more information or to make an appointment, call 503-846-3555.
 

Contact:

Wendy Gordon, Communications Coordinator/PIO
503-846-3634
wendy_gordon@co.washington.or.us