Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1992-0010
Implementation of PL 102-342 Provision on Proprietary Title XX Center Participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program

Section 17(a) of the National School Lunch Act (NSLA) previously allowed the participation of a proprietary Title XX child care center “if such organization receive[d] compensation under such title for at least 25 percent of the children for which the organization provides such nonresidential day care services.”

 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1993-0011
Child and Adult Care Food Program - Group Day Care Homes

It has come to our attention that several states are allowing child care conducted in buildings which are not private residences to be considered day care homes for purposes of CACFP. This memorandum clarifies our policy on the participation of group and family day care homes.

 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0007
Permanent Agreements for All Summer Food Service Program Sponsors

The Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act requires that, when a single state agency administers the National School Lunch Program and any other child nutrition program, the state must have a single agreement and claim form for any School Food Authority which administer any combination of the programs.

 

SFSP 03-2007
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2007-0021
Area Eligibility Duration in the Summer Food Service Program

In an effort to provide administrative relief to state agencies and Summer Food Service Program sponsoring organizations, we are extending to the SFSP a provision of the Child and Adult Care Food Program that allows state agencies and institutions to rely upon a determination of area eligibility for up to five years when based on National School Lunch Program data.

SFSP05-2007
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0014
Sharing Income Eligibility Information between Child Nutrition Programs

The purpose of this memo is to highlight previously issued guidance on the disclosure of eligibility information between child nutrition programs, and to offer clarification on the application of this policy.

 

SP17 CACFP05 SFSP04-2008
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2017-0005
Fiscal Year 2017 Reallocation of SAE Funds in Child Nutrition Programs

This memorandum and attachments provide the information needed to conduct the FY 2017 reallocation of SAE funds. Reallocation is a formal process by which state agencies can: (1) request additional SAE funds above their initial authorized funding level; or (2) return SAE funds they do not need.

SP18 CACFP07-2017
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1997-0003
Changes to the CACFP as Mandated by the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act

The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 amends a number of provisions in the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act. This letter provides implementation guidance on the provisions contained in PL 104-193 which affect the Child and Adult Care Food Program.

Welfare Reform Advisory Memo #2
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1994-0003
Group and Family Day Care Homes

As promised at the National Summer Food Service Program and Child and Adult Care Food Program Conference in Baltimore, this memorandum provides a re-statement of the FNS policy regarding the definition of group and family day care homes in the CACFP.

 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1994-0010
Applicability of PL 103-227 to CACFP

Among the provisions of Pro-Children Act of 1994 are those which forbid smoking within any indoor facility owned, leased or contracted for the provision of regular or routine health care or day care or early childhood development services to children.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1994-0001
Family Day Care Homes

This memorandum follows up on our Oct. 8, 1993 memorandum on day care homes and is intended to reaffirm the policy on rental homes. The memorandum did not specifically address this issue and as a result a number of questions have been asked.