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3 Things to Know About the USDA’s Child and Adult Care Food Program

The USDA has a program that reimburses qualifying child and adult care programs and school aged care sites for the healthy meals and snacks they serve.

Here are three things to know about the USDA’s Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and how it can help your organization:

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Consider Serving Free, Healthy, and Nutritious Meals to Children Participating in Your Summer Programs.

Partners in Quality Care is a sponsor of the Summer Foods Service Program funded by the USDA. We work with communities providing summer programming to youth of lower-income families.

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How Our Professional Development Can Help Your Early Childhood Program

To provide the highest quality care for young children, it is important that teachers and staff are well trained. At Partners in Quality Care, our team members are dedicated to improving the wellbeing of young children throughout Minnesota. That is why we offer a variety of professional development training and technical support services for early childhood programs.

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Does my Organization Qualify for the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program?

The CACFP provides a financial reimbursement to care providers so they can serve healthy meals and snacks to the children or adults in their care. Through the program, more than 4.2 million children and 130,000 adults receive nutritious food every day as part of the care they receive.

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News Release: New grants help quench local communities’ thirst for healthier beverage options

We are pleased to work with the Minnesota Department of Health as a recipient of a grant to provide drinking water stations. We continue to partner with our communities to provide healthy food options to support growth and development of our communities.

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How We Can Help You Improve The Wellness of Children at Your Child Care Center

The first few years of a child’s life is an important time for their cognitive, behavioral, and physical development. Eating a healthy and nutritious diet plays a key role in a child’s development and overall wellness.

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