Funding and Disbursements

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) includes two different programs for participants.

Child Care Institutions

Public, non-profit, and for-profit, nonresidential child care centers; Head Start/Early Head Start centers; preschool programs, before- and after-school programs; after-school programs in low income areas; and emergency shelters. This part of the program is referred to as child care centers.

Family Day Care Homes

Public and non-profit institutions sponsoring family day care homes. For more information visit