Administers the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) Child Nutrition Programs and the Food Distribution Program in California.
Sandip Kaur, Director
The Nutrition Services Division is part of the Student Support & Special Services Branch.
California is a world leader in providing appealing and nutritious meals for students to enjoy in environments that demonstrate healthy nutrition behaviors and support academic achievement for success in life.
To achieve this vision, the Nutrition Services Division works with partners to foster collaborative relationships, provide exemplary customer service, and ensure program integrity.
Resources and information related to child nutrition, nutrition education, food distribution programs, and the Child Nutrition and Physical Activity Advisory Council.
Child Nutrition Advisory Council
Background, bylaws, member information, meeting agendas, and meeting minutes for the Child Nutrition Advisory Council (CNAC).
Education & Training
Professional development and standards in nutrition, nutrition education, and food service management.
Child nutrition programs data and statistics, including county profiles, free and reduced price data, school meal nutrition analysis, and summer meal service sites.