What is the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)?
Sieda operates the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) in the area. Registered child care providers are eligible to enroll in the program. Child Care Providers are provided with nutrition education and submit monthly menus to assure that meals and snacks follow standard nutrition guidelines. Providers also plan nutrition activities for the children in their care, which helps prepare young children to make healthy food choices for the rest of their lives. Providers are provided with partial reimbursement for the cost of the meals and snacks as a result of participating in the program.
Sieda’s Child & Adult Care Food Program works with child care providers in the following counties:
To contact the CACFP program:
Call: (641) 682-8741 extension 157 or 170
View the Sections of the Sieda CACFP Resource Manual.
Sections 1: Resouce Manual Cover and Additional Forms
Sections 2: Record Keeping and Forms Guide
Sections 3: Meal Requirements & Credible Foods Guide
Sections 4: Registration and Tier Determination Guide
Sections 5: Sanitation Guidelines
Sections 6: Resource Guide
CACFP has a downloadable Shopper App for providers.
CACFP Shopper App Guides and Manual
User Manual: CACFP Shopper User Manual 2019
Guide: Shopper App Quick Guide
It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or religion in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.6, 216.7, and 216.9. If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St. Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov/.”