CACFP

AcronymDefinition
CACFPChild and Adult Care Food Program (also seen as CACF)
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The City of Alexandria's Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Activities provides snacks through CACFP to the 1,300 children that participate in its 16 afterschool programs.
Reimbursement received from the CACFP is tax-deductible.
This award recognizes the efforts made by our Nutrition Services Division that enabled CACFP sponsors and organizations to devote more of their time and resources to providing nutritious meals for Georgians," according to Marsha H.
You can locate a CACFP facility, where you can take advantage of this program, on Bright from the Start's website at http://www.
We appreciate the recognition by these Members of Congress that the CACFP is not only an important child nutrition program, but it is also an important means of enhancing the ability of low-income children who rely on child care subsidies to access quality child care," said Lynn White, Executive Director of the National Child Care Association.
Questions regarding the CACFP program should be directed to Carol Griffith, supervisor Child and Adult Care Food Program, at 360-753-3580.
ARAMARK expects the regulations for CACFP, last changed in the 1990s, to be updated this fall, but Scuerman doesn't expect many surprises and says the company has been attempting to anticipate what those changes will involve.
This report, written by the Committee to Review Child and Adult Care Program Meal Requirements, recommends revisions to the CACFP meal requirements, covering all age groups and all settings.
The CACFP reflects age-appropriate amounts of sugar, salt, fat and necessary nutrients.
CACFP is a USDA initiative that helps facilities such as family day care homes, traditional child care centers, places that offer care outside of school hours, adult care facilities, and emergency shelters provide nutritious meals and snacks to children and adults from lowincome families.
If reauthorized, both ESEA and CACFP will affect the administration and service delivery of child care.