Child Care Food Program
As a family child care provider, the WECA Food Program helps you pay for nutritious food, keeping the children you care for healthy.

Who can participate in the WECA Food Program?

If you are a certified or licensed family child care provider in Wisconsin, you may be eligible to participate.

How does the program work?

  1. Become a licensed or certified family child care provider.
  2. Contact WECA to schedule a visit to your home.
  3. Sign an agreement with the WECA Food Program and enroll the children in your care.
  4. Feed children following food program guidelines and keep a record of menus and attendance.
  5. Submit monthly menu and attendance records.
  6. Receive your reimbursement!

 

Once you've become a WECA Food Program participant:
  • Allow a WECA staff member to visit you three times a year
  • Complete an annual in-home training and child re-enrollment packet

WECA Food Program Benefits - So Much to Get!

Child care providers get money back for some of the food they buy as well as valuable information on nutrition, meal planning, and age-appropriate foods to serve children. Food Program Payment - How it Works.

Children get an opportunity to create proper eating habits that lead to lifelong health. 

Parents get peace of mind, knowing that their children are getting the nutrition they need for appropriate development.

 

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