CN COVID-19 Non-congregate Feeding Nationwide Waiver
In accordance with the COVID–19 Child Nutrition Response Act, USDA has granted a nationwide waiver to allow non-congregate feeding in the child nutrtion program. This waiver will minimized potential exposure to the novel coronvirus (COVID-19), by allowing the National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program, Child and Adult Care Food Program, and the Summer Food Service Program, to serve meals outside of the standard group setting. FNS recognizes that in this public health emergency, waiving the congregate meal requirements is vital to ensure appropriate safety measures are taken while still providing meals and meal supplements, so that kids remain fed.
Select from the following list to see all COVID-19 waivers issued for your state in child nutrition programs.