The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
CACFP is a federal program that is administered through the New York State Department of Health, Department of Nutrition , and available through the Child Care & Development Council. CACFP reimburses providers for nutritious snacks and meals that they serve to children in their care. In order to receive reimbursement, the snacks and meals must meet USDA guidelines. All registered, licensed, and legally exempt providers are eligible to particpate in the program.
For further information, contact Stephanie Keltz at (315)343-2344 x24 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Meal Patterns Take Effect October 1, 2017
New Child and Infant Meal Patterns:
The USDA issued new CACFP meal patterns that will take effect October 1, 2017.The new and improved meal patterns include:
A greater variety of vegetables and fruits
More whole grains
More protein options
Less added sugar
Less saturated fat
Child Meal Pattern
Infant Meal Pattern
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