Child Care Food Program (CCFP)


The Child Care Food Program (CCFP) reimburses home child care providers for serving nutritious meals and snacks to children.

How we can help

What we do

Promote healthy meals and provide early childhood education and support


How we do it

Meal Reimbursement


Nutrition Education

Caring and Professional Consultants


3,502,191 nutritious meals provided to children

11If you like to provide the best care for children and have more spendable income at the end of the year, the Child Care Food Program is for YOU!  The Child Care Food Program has been reimbursing family child care providers for a portion of their nutrition costs since 1968.

Nationwide, about 200,000 family child care providers took advantage of the program last year.

Below are the meal reimbursement rates.  These rates are released on July 1 every year.

July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021

Tier I Tier II
Breakfast $1.39 $0.50
Lunch/Supper $2.61 $1.58
Snack $0.78 $0.21

Benefits offered by Family Service Child Care Food Program:

  • Local, caring, experienced consultants
  • Free  “Child Care Outreach” newsletter every other month
  • Free yearly record keeping calendar
  • Free nutrition and educational workshops
  • Cookbooks and nutrition materials
  • Cash Reimbursement via check or direct deposit
  • Quick and easy forms or online claiming
  • Home Study Lessons
  • Knowledgeable nutrition guidance
  • And much, much more


CCFP Forms and Information


WIC Information Flyer


Direct Deposit Form


Income Eligibility for Providers


Income Eligibility for Parents


July/August Outreach


Provider Handbook Updated January 2020 – password required



For more information, please contact us at 402-441-7924 or
1-800-642-6481 or email us at cacfp@familyservicelincoln.org.


Federal Non-Discrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.  Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Trainings for over 1000+ providers

Dollars in food reimbursements

Child care providers in 85 counties

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