Child and Adult Care Food Program: Center-Based Component

The following are forms, fact sheets, and links to federal regulations and policy memorandums from the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) that pertain to administration of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Center-Based component.

Information about Center-Based Program Component

Administering the Program

Application Materials


Civil Rights

Claims Reimbursement and Reporting System (CRRS)

System used by schools and community agencies enrolled in USDA Child Nutrition Programs through ODE to submit required data and apply for meal reimbursements.

Food Procurement



Guidance, Handbooks, Regulations, and Policy Memorandums

For the most recent guidance and resources, handbooks, policy memos, and regulation updates on the CACFP Center-Based component, visit the USDA Food and Nutrition Service websites linked above.

Menu Planning

Monitoring and Review Requirements and Forms


Last Modified: 2/26/2018 2:12:50 PM