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BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Florida Department of Health
The Department of Health, Bureau of Child Nutrition Programs, administers the Child Care Food Program and two related programs, the Afterschool Snack Program and the Homeless Children Nutrition Program. These programs provide nutritious meals and snacks to children through public-private partnerships with organizations committed to caring for children. For information on any of these programs, please click on this web address and select "Child Care Food Program" from the drop down list at the top of that page.
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/ 

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Florida Department of Elder Affairs
The Florida Department of Elder Affairs administers the Older Americans Act (congregate and home delivered meals) as well as the Adult Day Care Program (a nutritious food service program in nonresidential institutions which provide care for enrolled participants.) Visit this site for information on these and other programs of interest to Floridas elders..
http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us

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BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) The Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP)
This program provides WIC participants with coupons that can be used to purchase locally grown, fresh Florida fruits and vegetables. Find out about this important program which enables pregnant women and nursing mothers to obtain wholesome and nutritious fresh produce.
https://florida-agriculture.com/wicfmnp

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) USDA Food Distribution
Their dual mission is (1) to strengthen the nutrition safety net through commodity distribution and other nutrition assistance to low-income families, emergency feeding programs, Indian Reservations, and the elderly and (2) to strengthen American agriculture.
http://www.fns.usda.gov/fdd 

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Projects for School Salad Bars
Thousands of school children are eating more fruits and vegetables because of the Eat Your Colors Every Day Salad Bar and Salad Options Pilot Program that began in 12 schools in four school districts in Florida in September of 2002.
http://www.5aday.com/html/industry/floridasalad.php

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) USDA School Lunch Program
http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/Lunch/Default.htm

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) USDA Food Security 
http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsec 

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Help America End Poverty
http://www.consumer.gov/endpoverty

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Food and Nutrition in Florida School Districts
http://www.firn.edu/webfiles/others/asbo/foodsrvc.html

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
http://www.fns.usda.gov/fncs/

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Federal Consumer Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/food.htm

BulletSquiggle3366.gif (270 bytes) Food and Nutrition Information Center
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/


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