The Application Process At-a-Glance
|Step 1||Submit an Eligibility Questionnaire|
|Step 2||New Sponsor Training*|
|Step 3||Submit Core Documents|
|Step 4||Technical Assistance Visit with a Field Consultant|
|Step 5||Submit Online Application and Final Documents (CNPweb)|
|Step 6||Preapproval Visit with Field Consultant|
|Step 7||Begin Program Implementation Upon Receiving an Approval Notice|
*If you are unable to complete online training, contact the state agency for alternative assistance.
Participation through a Sponsoring Organization
Family day care home providers may only participate in CACFP through an agreement with a sponsoring organization. All other child care facilities may participate directly with the Indiana Department of Education or through a sponsoring organization.
Learn More about Programs Offered Through CACFP
|CENTERS/MINISTRIES||SPONSORS OF HOMES OR CENTERS|
|HEAD START FACILITIES||OUTSIDE SCHOOL HOURS PROGRAMS|
|ADULT DAYCARE FACILITIES||AT-RISK AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS|
|HOMELESS/EMERGENCY SHELTERS||FAMILY DAY CARE HOMES|