Food Program Payment Calculator

Get an estimate of your potential food-cost reimbursement by filling in the boxes below.

Your actual payment will depend on several things, including your geographic location, income, number of children you are feeding and meal types you are serving.

Click here to enroll in the Food Program.  Once you are accepted, your actual payment will be determined.

Are you a licensed or certified family child care provider?

In Wisconsin, you must be licensed or certified to participate in the Food Program.

Please enter the total number of children in your care at a given time:

Check the meals you serve:

Food Program can only pay 2 meals and 1 snack or 2 snacks and 1 meal per child each day.

Please enter the total number of days each month you care for children:

Your estimated monthly claim reimbursement (Tier 1*)

Your estimated monthly claim reimbursement (Tier 2*)

*Your tier level, which determines payment amount, will be determined once you enroll.