Individuals who care for young children in their home are eligible to receive funds for the meals and snacks they serve children in their care.

Individuals who care for young children in their home are eligible to receive funds for the meals and snacks they serve children in their care.

By calling Action for Children's toll-free number, 1-877-AFC-FOOD (877-232-3663), they can get information on joining the Food Club, the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) under the sponsorship of Action for Children.

In addition to meal reimbursement per child, Action for Children's services include working with providers to set up menus, offering free nutrition workshops and providing quarterly staff visits to give educational assistance and resources. With the addition of a nutrition specialist on staff, the agency also provides dietary health information to providers via phone or home visits.

Founded in 1972, Action for Children is the source for child care and early learning programs and services for parents and providers in central Ohio's seven county region.