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WIC for milk allergy?

Will WIC make any exceptions or changes if my child is allergic to cow's milk? I can't imagine all that milk going to waste, it would be a shame.

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:53 PM on Feb. 8, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

Answers (7)
  • Yes, at least they did in wisconsin. my son got soymilk

    Answer by sati769leigh at 9:54 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • Yes of course. Your Dr. just needs to give you a script.

    Answer by MLM0503 at 9:55 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • I'm in IL & when I told them I was allergic they gave me coupons for lactose free milk..

    Answer by maiahlynn at 9:56 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • Great, thank you so much ladies!!

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:57 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • It depends on the state, but I'm sure they will. Talk to your WIC office.

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:16 PM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • yes - when I went in to apply they asked if I needed something other than milk (i think she said lactaid was the other option, which is lactose free milk)

    Answer by missanc at 9:18 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • Yes they will but they will require a note from the ped. to show proof of allergy

    Answer by M3momma at 10:59 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

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