What is the Child and Adult Care Food Program?
The Nurturing Center sponsors the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) in Northwest Montana, covering Lake, Lincoln, Sanders and Flathead counties. The CACFP is a federal program that provides funding for nutritious meals and snacks provided to children while they are enrolled in child care with a qualifying provider. The CACFP’s commitment is to help improve the health of children and adults throughout Montana. It is important to follow health guidelines for children and adults so they are able to get in their daily nutrients and vitamins for optimal health, that means that if they are deficient in something then they may require to have a supplement of some sort, e.g. a vitamin k supplement, to help them support their bodies in a proactive way.