Ohio Summer Food Service Program

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All children ages 1 through 18 are eligible to receive free meals during the summer months at participating program sites. Individuals ages 19 through 21 who have been identified as having mental or physical disabilities and are following Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) through their current enrollment in educational programs also are eligible for free summer meals.

For more information call 1-866-3-HUNGRY (486479).

To report a meal site listed that is not operating please contact the Office of Nutrition:
(614) 466-2945 or (877) 644-6338  



2024 Summer Summit: Celebrate the Plate
Registration is open for the annual Summer Summit gathering. This event brings together past and future summer program sponsors, along with community partners, for a day of specialized training and networking to elevate the administration and delivery of the summer meal programs so that every Ohio child can access a healthy summer meal. Session topics will cover sourcing local foods for summer meals, the rural non-congregate option, procurement, innovative menus, mobile meals, recipe standardization, creative partnerships and more.

When: February 5, 2024
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Quest Conference Center; 9200 Worthington Road Suite 400 Westerville, OH 43082 

Visit the registration page to register for the event and view the sessions offered.  


2024 Summer Summit Agenda


Recipe Standardization Dairy Across the Plate Utilizing USDA Foods Intro to SFSP for New Sponsors Meal Counting and Claiming Procurement Basics

Area Eligibility

Using Local Foods in Summer Meals

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