Expanding Nutrition Offerings with CACFP
The first cloud-optimized SaaS solution designed to support state’s nutrition programs
The Child and Adult Care Foods Program (CACFP) is a critical component of the USDA’s Child Nutrition Programs (CNP). It was developed to improve the quality and lower the cost of care provided by child and adult care institutions and family day care homes by providing reimbursement for the nutritious meals and snacks served to enrolled young children, at-risk youth, and adults.
GCOM’s Child and Adult Care Foods Program (CACFP) solution is one of the most innovative on the market- streamlining functionality and empowering business users so they can better support participants in need. Configurable, scalable, and cost-effective, our solution frees states from the overhead and expense of hosting and/or maintaining their legacy system while maximizing end-user productivity.
Compared to WIC’s 6.3 million participants, the CACFP serves 4.8 million participants nationwide (based on 2021 data) and is only a portion of the participants served through Child Nutrition Programs (CNP) administered by state agencies across the Nation. As Child Nutrition Programs continue to grow, GCOM is diligently working with states to broaden their capabilities while consolidating their child nutrition programs into one cloud-based solution that includes the following benefits: