Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services

CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (CACFP)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceA program that provides supplementary nutrition in the form of healthy meals and snacks for preschool and school-age children and adults receiving day care. Licensed child care centers, Head Start programs, family day care homes, adult day care centers and homeless shelters serving families are eligible to participate and are reimbursed for a portion of the meals served. In the United States, the program is administered at the federal level by the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
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Intake ProcedureCall 518-436-8757
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Helpful TipsMeals for adults age 60 and older can be provided through the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) at community-based centers that provide services in a group setting outside of the participant’s home.
CACFP is a federally-funded entitlement program providing reimbursement for meals and snacks served by participating nonresidential family day care home providers and child and adult day care centers. In New York State, this program is administered by the NYS Department of Health.
Agencies and programs may apply for CACFP at any time of the year. For more information or to apply, visit the CACFP website (health.ny.gov/nutrition), email at cacfp@health.state.ny.us or call 1-800-942-3858.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
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Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 14 Computer Drive East
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12205
Main Phone 518-436-8757
Other Phone 800-865-5542
Fax 518-427-7992
Web Address www.hungersolutionsny.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HUNGER SOLUTIONS NEW YORK
Affiliated Program: CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (CACFP)
This Service: Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Day Programs (PH-0320)
Child and Adult Care Food Programs (BD-5000.1450)
Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites (BD-5000.1500)