EFFECTS OF CACFP REIMBURSEMENT TIERING: MAJOR FINDINGS OF THE FAMILY CHILD CARE HOMES LEGISLATIVE CHANGES STUDY

The introduction of tiered meal reimbursement rates in the family child care homes portion of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) concentrated benefits more intensely on low-income children, as intended. Tiering added to sponsoring organizations' administrative duties, reduced the number of participating family child care homes, but did not alter the number or nutritional quality of meals offered by providers receiving the lower reimbursement rates.


Issue Date:
May 01 2002
Publication Type:
Report
Language:
English
Total Pages:
12
Series Statement:
Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Report Number 24




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