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CACFP At-Risk Afterschool Meals Handbook


Nutrition Services Division Management Bulletin

Purpose: Policy, Beneficial Information

To: Child and Adult Care Food Program Agencies, School Nutrition Program Sponsors

Number: USDA-CACFP-01-2011
USDA-SNP-12-2011

Attention: Food Program Directors

Date: July 2011

Subject: Child and Adult Care Food Program At-Risk Afterschool Meals Handbook

Reference: U.S. Department of Agriculture Policy Memo CACFP-04-2011

This Management Bulletin (MB) notifies agencies that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued a handbook for the At-Risk Afterschool component of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). The handbook addresses the CACFP requirements that apply to At-Risk Afterschool centers that serve a meal or snack to children in low-income areas. 

The handbook is available at the USDA Web page https://www.fns.usda.gov/cacfp/cacfp-handbooks.

If you have any questions, please contact your Program Specialist in the Child Nutrition Information and Payment System. You may also contact the Help Desk by phone at 800-952-5609, option 6.

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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