Children who do not receive healthy foods are
more likely to have challenges in cognitive, language & behavioral development.
of our children live in low-income and low-food secure environments.
United 4 Children’s Child Nutrition Services has assisted Family Childcare Home Providers in serving more than
meals and snacks each year.
We are an official sponsor of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) for family childcare home providers in Missouri. We provide child nutrition education and reimbursement for meals and snacks served to children that meet the USDA guidelines. Both licensed and registered/exempt childcare providers may qualify to participate in this food program.
Family Childcare Home Providers receive:
- Financial assistance and reimbursements
- Nutritional guidance
- Three (3) one-on-one support sessions each year
- Training on how to plan and serve low cost, nutritious meals
- Assistance which assure parents that children eat healthy meals while in your care
Let us sponsor your child care home on the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). We serve the entire state of Missouri, including Kansas City and the surrounding areas!
The Crediting Handbook provides information on a wide variety of foods.
Please note it does not include all foods that can be served in the CACFP.
We now have providers in St. Joseph, Kansas City, Hamilton, Stanberry and Raytown Missouri!