Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP01-2008
Facility Applications and Agreements in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

In response to a recommendation of the CACFP Paperwork Reduction Work Group, we are issuing this memorandum to re-state previous guidance on facility applications and agreements.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP15-2007
Documentation of Block Claims Submitted by Sponsored Child Care Centers and Family Day Care Homes

This guidance, including clarifications regarding the definition of “current review year” and what is considered to be “acceptable documentation”, will remain in effect unless it becomes necessary to reconsider.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP14-2007
National Interim Head Start Grantee Participation in the CACFP: Community Development Institute

The purpose of this memorandum is to describe the unique nature of the Community Development Institute (CDI) in its capacity as the National Interim Management contractor for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Head Start (OHS).

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP12-2007
Food Distribution Program: Value of Donated Foods from July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007: Correction

Please note that on May 14, 2007, Food and Nutrition Service issued the attached Federal Register notice announcing a correction in the national average value of donated foods or, where applicable, cash in lieu of donated foods for school year 2007, which began on July 1, 2006 and runs through June 30, 2007.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP11-2007
Accommodations for Non-Traditional Program Operators

In response to the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 directive to examine the feasibility of reducing Program paperwork and recordkeeping requirements, FNS convened a paperwork reduction work group of CACFP stakeholders.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP08-2007
Documentation of Tier I Eligibility Determinations in the CACFP

The purpose of this memorandum is to highlight some of the results of that study, and to re-issue guidance concerning what constitutes acceptable documentation of tier I eligibility for family day care homes (FDCHs).

Resource | Policy Memos | SP12 CACFP09 SFSP07-2007
Electronic Record and Reporting Systems

The increasing prevalence of electronic systems of records and claiming is an encouraging step toward streamlining recordkeeping and reporting requirements. However, it is important to ensure that implementing an electronic system does not create a barrier to participation.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP05-2007
Additional State Agency Requirements

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance regarding the criteria and process for State agencies that wish to establish additional Program requirements under the authority provided at 7 CFR 226.25(b) of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) regulations.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP04-2007
FY07 Reallocation of State Administrative Expense Funds

This memorandum and attachments provide information needed to conduct the FY 2007 reallocation of SAE funds.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP03-2007
Guidance on Reallocation of FY 2006 CACFP Audit Funds

This memorandum provides the information needed to conduct the reallocation of FY 2006 CACFP audit funds.