Child and Adult Care Food Program Frequently Asked Questions

Child and Adult Care Food Program FAQ

  • What is CACFP?

  • What types of facilities provide CACFP benefits?

  • Who gets CACFP meals and snacks?

  • How much does CACFP cost and how many people does it serve?

  • What steps do we take in the event of an emergency, when a freezer, refrigerator or stove/range goes out?

  • The fire department requires the purchase of a new stove/range to meet fire requirements/code. How can this expenditure be included in the new budget for CACFP?

  • Can CACFP funds be used for equipment repair?

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