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Program to provide meals for children, adults

South Central Child Development, Inc., announces the sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program. The same meals will be made available to all children enrolled in the Head Start Program at no separate charge.

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Meals will be provided at Head Start locations and day care homes administered by our organization. A list of Head Start locations and day care homes is available at our office, which is located at 401 Walnut Ave. SW, Wagner. Eligibility for the center’s meal reimbursement is based on the following annual income scales effective from July 1 until further notice.

Family size, free meal eligibility; reduced priced meals eligibility:

  • 1, $14,937; $21,257;
  • 2, $20,163, $38694;
  • 3, $25,389, $36,131;
  • 4, $30,615, $43,568;
  • 5, $35,841, $51,005;
  • 6, $41,067; $58,442;
  • 7, $36,293, $65,879;
  • 8, $51,519, $73,316.

For each additional family member, add $5,226 for free meals and $7,437 for reduced-price meals. The information provided on applications for free or reduced-price meals is confidential and is used only for the purpose of determining eligibility.

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.

— Source: Head Start