Resource | Guidance Documents | FNS-GD-2005-0051
FNS 113-1: Civil Rights Compliance and Enforcement

The purpose of this Instruction is to establish and convey policy and provide guidance and direction to the USDA Food and Nutrition Service and its recipients and customers, and ensure compliance with and enforcement of the prohibition against discrimination in all FNS nutrition programs and activities, whether federally funded in whole or not. 

FNS Instruction 113-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0049
Q&As on the Serious Deficiency Process in CACFP

This memorandum transmits Attachment 2, a set of questions and answers on the serious deficiency process for institutions and family day care homes. The attachment provides answers to questions on the determination of serious deficiency, corrective action, responsible principals and individuals, appeals, and the National Disqualified List.

CACFP 03-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0047
Treatment of Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance and National Flood Insurance Program payments in Income Eligibility Determinations for FNS Programs

This memorandum provides guidance to state administrators in making household eligibility determinations in all nutrition assistance programs administered by the Food and Nutrition Service.

SP02 CACFP02 SFSP01-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0043
Implementing Changes to the CACFP in Interim Rule entitled, “Child and Adult Care Food Program: Improving Management and Program Integrity”

This memorandum is intended to provide independent centers with information for their use in implementing the provisions of this interim rule.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0038
Q&As Regarding Institution Applications from Training on the Second Interim Rule

This memorandum transmits Attachment 1, which compiles questions and answers on institution application requirements raised during our training on the second interim Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) management improvement rule (69 FR 53501, Sept. 1, 2004).

CACFP 06-2005
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0037
Conducting a Five-Day Reconciliation in Centers Participating in the CACFP

This memorandum has been superseded by  CACFP 10-2018: Conducting Five-Day Reconciliation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program, with Questions and Answers. The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance regarding the conduct of five-day reconciliations in centers participating in the CACFP.

CACFP Policy # 07-2005
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0026
Procurement Questions – Child and Adult Care Food Program

Recently, we received a series of procurement questions involving situations that have developed in the CACFP. Since the situations may exist in other Regions, we are sharing the questions and our responses with you.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0024
Documenting Reasons for Block Claims by Child Care Centers and Day Care Homes

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide additional guidance regarding the conduct of the unannounced follow up reviews required within 60 days of the submission of a block claim.

CACFP 03-2005
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2005-0023
Transmittal of Guidance on the Simplified Summer Food Program

Attached is guidance for FNS regional offices and state agencies on the Simplified Summer Food Program.

Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2005-0022
Questions and Answers on the Simplified Summer Food Program For SFSP State agencies and FNS Regional Offices

Questions and Answers on the Simplified Summer Food Program