The USDA CACFP program provides aid to child care and after school providers for the provision of nutritious foods that contribute to the wellness, healthy growth, and development of young children. Each day, more than 3.3 million children receive nutritious meals and snacks through CACFP.

Child & Adult Care Food program  (CACFP)

How do I get involved?

Child care providers can find out how to become a CACFP sponsor here.

Parents can learn about the benefits of CACFP here.


For more information, Contact

Jeannie Thomma.

The Early Care & Learning Council, in collaboration with Hunger Solutions New York and the New York State Network for Youth Success, works to  expand access to the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). 

What is CACFP?