Nutrition Programs

The Office Child Nutrition is the administrator of eight programs under the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Services (FNS). These eight programs include:


The Office of Child Nutrition also administers a State-wide Purchasing Cooperative for school districts to purchase foods and supplies used in the School Lunch and Breakfast programs.

Office of Healthy Schools     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-1737     Fax: (601) 576-1417

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