Our vision is to build a stronger community by providing all children with access to healthy meals, everyday.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life in our region through compassionate service and outreach to our most vulnerable neighbors, by doing together what can best be done together in the name of Jesus Christ.
Founded in 1968, The Child and Adult Care Food Program has played a critical role in supporting the wellness, health, and development of children, older adults, and individuals with disabilities through the provision of nutritious foods.
Let Us Help You!
By joining our program, you join others who are feeding children healthy meals everyday and worrying less about their grocery bill.
Children Receiving Meals
Providers Receiving Reimbursement
Spending Reimbursed Monthly
...for the Children
Meals served meet USDA nutrition guidelines; these meals instill healthy eating principles that help them grow today to meet their fullest potential in the future.
...for the Parents
Parents are assured that their child(ren) receive high quality meals at no extra cost.
...for the Provider
Providers can afford to furnish higher quality meals to children in care without straining other program resources.
...for the Community
In helping to meet the total nutritional needs of young children in out-of-home settings, the CCFP results in significant enrichment and improvement of the quality of child care provided in communities.
Become a CCFP Provider – Register for Benefits Today
The Child Care Food Program is proud to be one of the nine outreach service of The Council of Churches of the Ozarks. Through the Council, you can find access to resources regarding families, children, seniors and homeless women.