Child Nutrition Program ResourcesAfterschool Snack Program
Afterschool snacks help ensure that children receive the nutrition they need to learn, play and grow.
Child and Adult Care Food Program
Whether you are a provider in your home, at a day care center, in an afterschool care program, or in an emergency shelter, find resources for serving nutritious meals and snacks.
National School Lunch Program
The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day.
School Breakfast Program
The School Breakfast Program provides cash assistance to States to operate nonprofit breakfast programs in schools and residential childcare institutions.
Summer Food Service Program
Combine a feeding program with your summer activity program. Children in your community do not need to go hungry this summer.
Reports and Studies
Find research related to the Child Nutrition Programs, in the following topic areas:
State Training for Child Nutrition Professionals
View online training materials and guidance from states.
Wellness Policy Resources
Schools are a key setting for healthy nutrition and physical activity strategies. Use the resources here to make changes in your school and maintain a healthy nutrition environment.