(877)TEX-MEAL
New Adult Day Care and Child Care Centers Application

Applying for the CACFP

Per federal regulations, applicants may not contract with a third party for the preparation and submittal of application materials.

 

  • Independent Center, click here for application instructions:
    • A single child care center or adult day care center.
  • Sponsoring Organization, click here for application instructions:
    • Two or more child care centers or adult day care centers owned by the organization (affiliated); and/or
    • Non-profit and have one or more child care centers or adult day care centers that are not part of the same organization (unaffiliated) that the organization intends to sponsor .
  • School Food Authority, click here for application instructions:
    • Schools currently participating in NSLP applying for the at-risk afterschool care center component only
  • Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Sponsors, click here for application instructions:
    • Sponsors currently participating in SFSP applying for the at-risk afterschool care center component only

 

Affiliated – means all the centers associated with the organization are legally part of the organization (for example, a corporation that owns two centers)

 

Unaffiliated – means the centers associated with the organization are not legally part of the organization (for example, a non-profit organization that sponsors the CACFP participation of a center owned by a church)

 

If you need assistance or a paper application, please contact TDA at (877) TEX-MEAL (877-839-6325).

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