Click here to review additional monitiorning information related to CACFP Licensed child care centers Head Start Programs Emergency shelters providing residential and food services to homeless children Family child care homes, including relative care providers Some private, for-profit and non-profit child care centers Adult Day Care Centers Please contact our office by phone at (615) 313-4749 for access to the online application system.All applications must be submitted via (TIPS) the Tennessee Information Payment System available at: https://tndhs.cnpus.com/prod/To ensure data integrity and for tracking purposes, please do not attempt to mail or deliver an application in person, and please do not attempt to fax or scan it in.
Tennessee Department of Human Services Child and Adult Care Food Program Phone Number: (615) 313-4749 Fax Number: (615) 313-6683 400 Deaderick St., 8th Floor Nashville, TN 37243 CACFP and SFSP Background Checks Homes Unaffiliated Centers NDL Memo Memo-Contracting out monitoring Memo-Food Program Self Study of participants Notice of Closure and Record Retention Duration of Income Eligibility Determinations Claim Form Claim Form-Homes Income Eligibility Guidelines and Parent Letter 2016-2017 CACFP Reimbursement Rates July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017 Tennessee Food Programs Tennessee Information Payment System (TIPS) TFP Compatibility Fix HS-3069 Claim Form Child and Adult Care Food Program HS-3083 Claim Form Child and Adult Care Food Program (Homes Only) HS-3191 Monthly Racial and Ethnic Data Instruction: Monthly Racial and Ethnic Data Family Day Care Homes Monitoring 2015 At-risk Afterschool Meals Handbook 2016 Eligibility Manual for School Meals CACFP Adult Day Care Handbook CACFP_Crediting Handbook Independent Child Care Centers Handbook Management_Plans Monitoring Serious Deficiency Food Nutrition Services-USDA website Federal Regulations Guidance for Creditable Foods Cook Book for Homes Food Buying Guide Grant Opportunities Grievance Procedures Grow It, Try It, Like It Appeal Procedures for Child and Adult Care Institutions and Sponsoring Agencies Appeal Procedures for Child Care Homes And Justice For All poster Civil Rights display items Child Nutrition Program Conference Calls Who can provide At-Risk Afterschool Meals?
Schools, public agencies, private non-profit organizations, and some for-profit child care centers located in low-income areas may receive meal reimbursement if they meet all of the following eligibility criteria.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.
To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.
Current CACFP Sites Request for Information Form Contact Us: Phone: (615) 313-4749 Email: CACFP.