Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Women, Infants, and Children program provides supplemental nutritious foods, health and nutrition education, referrals, and nutrition and breastfeeding counseling to eligible pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women as well as infants and children age five and younger. The program is designed to positively impact prenatal nutrition, infant birth weight, iron deficiency anemia and early childhood nutrition and cognitive development. WIC complies with all applicable federal and state agency mandates.

CPN WIC serves approximately 1,400 participants at its three permanent agency/clinic sites and four mobile satellite sites in central Oklahoma.

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Contact Information

Shelly Schneider


Cheryl Richardson

Nutrition and Breastfeeding Coordinator
(405) 273-3216

CPN WIC Program

1601 S. Gordon Cooper Dr.
Shawnee, OK 74801
(405) 273-3216

Oklahoma City Southside Office

5401 S. Western Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73109
(405) 632-4143

McLoud Area Office

(405) 273-3216

Prague, Perkins, and Seminole Area Office

(800) 880-9880

Additional Info

To apply:

  • Make an appointment
  • Provide proof of all household income or of participation in one of these programs: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, also called food stamps) or Medicaid (SoonerCare)
  • Complete a nutrition assessment, which includes a finger stick for hemoglobin (blood work) and measuring height and weight
  • Provide proof of residency. You must live or go to an IHS or Tribal clinic within our service area). We serve these counties: Pottawatomie, Seminole, Lincoln, Logan, Payne, Oklahoma and Cleveland
  • Provide a valid picture ID
  • Provide proof of pregnancy if you are pregnant