A non-profit sponsor of the
USDA Child and Adult Food Program
|All About the USDA Child and Adult Care
is the CACFP?
The Child and Adult Care food Program (CACFP) is a federally funded program of the Food and Nutrition Service(FNS), United States Department of Agriculture(USDA).
CACFP provides reimbursement for meals served in a child care setting and is made available in Oregon through the Department of Educaion(ODE). ODE contracts with Northwest Nutrition Service, Inc. to sponsor participation in this program for family child care ,certiied homes and exempt providers who care for children through DHS.
Participation in the program is provided through non-profit sponsor organizations in each state such as Northwest Nutrition Service. All registered daycare providers and/or Department of Human Services providers (DHS) homes meeting nutritional and record keeping requirements are eligible for monthly cash reimbursements.
If you are a DHS provider, please call us at 503-653-7626 extension 111 for assistance.