Illinois Child Nutrition Services

Who is Eligible?

Licensed and license exempt child care home providers can join the CACFP.

You will:

  • Learn how to plan and serve low cost, nutritious meals
  • Receive reimbursement for meals and snacks you serve that meet USDA guidelines
  • Assure parents that children eat healthy meals while in your care

For additional information contact:

Charlotte Barthelemy
Assistant Program Administrator, Illinois
314-531-1412 ext. 116

Please click on the appropriate link below to download and/or read the Forms.

Tier 1 – Providers by school or census and have children living in their home under 13 years old.

Tier 2 – Providers wanting to change to Tier 1 *Must submit all tax & income proof*

Parent Application – For questions please contact Lisa Smith, Director of Nutrition Services at 314-531-1412 ext. 29.

Medical Substitution Form

Direct Deposit Form

Holiday Sign-In/Out Form

On-Line Claiming Agreement

View Video for Online Claiming Providers

Click here for instructions for using the online demonstration account.

Please click on the appropriate link below to download and/or read the Handbooks and Guides.

United 4 Children Nutrition Handbook

Creditable Foods Guide

Phone (314) 531-1412
Toll Free (800) 467-2322
Fax: (314) 531-4184

1310 Papin Street
Suite 100B
Saint Louis MO 63103