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Child Nutrition Programs

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Child nutrition programs help to ensure that children have access to nutrition meals and snacks in schools, summer programs, childcare centers and homes, and afterschool programs.

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See how Team Nutrition improves lifelong eating and physical activity habits of children by using the principles of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and MyPlate.

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Learn about CACFP reimbursement for healthy meals and snacks in child care centers, family child care homes, after school programs, emergency shelters, and adult day care programs. See also:

 

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Learn about the program that provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to eligible children each school day. See also:

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Learn about the SBP and find related information and resources. See also:

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Learn about SMP, which provides milk to children in schools and childcare institutions who do not participate in other Federal meal service programs.

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Find out how eligible children continue receiving meals even during the summer when school is out. See also: