Child and Adult Care Food Program

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Catholic Charities administers the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), a Federal program available to Delaware-licensed residential daycare providers that supports healthy meals for children in daycare.


CACFP provides reimbursement to licensed family childcare providers for meals and snacks they provide which meet nutritional quality standards. Claims for reimbursement are reviewed monthly for accuracy and menu meal patterns. Field staff monitors participating childcare providers at least three times each year for compliance with federal and state regulations.

For more information, or to enroll your home-based daycare in the program, please contact Catholic Charities CACFP at the location nearest you. Eligibility is free and open to all licensed daycare providers.

New Castle County Office
2601 W 4th Street
Wilmington, DE 19805

Kent County Office
2099 S DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

Sussex County Office
404 S. Bedford St., Suite 9
Georgetown, DE 19947

Click here to send an email for more information.

Providers can download and print forms here:
Attendance Report
Monthly Meal Count Record
Infant Menu
Enrollment Form
Parent Decline Form
Time Schedule
State of Emergency / Holiday Attendance

To download the latest issue of Nutritious Nibbles, click here.


Share this information with a licensed daycare provider so they may contact us to find out if they are eligible to enroll.

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