Information about afterschool snacks served in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) that are reimbursed for at-risk children and teenagers 18 years of age and younger who attend an afterschool care center can be found on this page. This program helps ensure that children receive nutritious snacks after the end of their school day to fill the gap between lunch and an evening meal.
Eligible sites are at-risk centers that:
Public, private nonprofit, or for-profit (Title XX) organizations that operate an eligible afterschool care program may apply to serve Afterschool Snacks under the CACFP.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Memos
Links to key USDA memos on the At-Risk Afterschool Meals Component are provided below.