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Child and Adult Care Food Program Monitoring Overview

The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is a federally funded program that provides reimbursement for eligible meals that are served to participants who meet age and income requirements. CACFP provides aid to child and adult care institutions and family or group day care homes for the provision of nutritious foods that contribute to the wellness, healthy growth, and development of young children, and the health and wellness of older adults and chronically impaired disabled persons.

Monitoring Purpose

The DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) is responsible for addressing the occurrence of fraud, waste, and abuse with the various programs that DHS administers, including CACFP. OIG conducts monitoring reviews of food program sponsors and feeding sites as a part of program integrity and compliance with Federal and State regulations.

Review Criteria

All agencies are not required to be reviewed annually. DHS follows the review guidelines stipulated by the USDA and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).DHS oversight includes monitoring at least 33.3% of sponsors each year in the food programs. This is in addition to the number of sponsors that the Comptroller’s Office reviews and the USDA.

CACFP Monitoring

4 the Kids, Inc.

Aaron Nutritional Services, Inc.

All Nation Church of God dba Covenant Child Care Dev. Center

Alpha and Omega Nutrition Inc.

American Senior Care Centers

An Array of Charm

Apple Brook Academy

Apple Tree Food Program

Apples and Cookies Enrichment Center

Asbury Child Enrichment Center

Backfield In Motion, Inc.

Blessed Beginnings

Blount County Schools

Bountiful Basket Nutrition Program

Boys and Girls Club of Dumplin Valley

Boys and Girls Club of Elizabethton-Carter County

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Kingsport, Inc.

Boys and Girls Club of the Smoky Mountains

Boys and Girls Clubs  of Monroe Area

Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland

Bright Beginnings Enrichment Center, LLC

Bright Ideas Enrichment Center

Calvary Daycare Center

Campbell's Learning Academy

Chattanooga State Technical Community College

Child Development Schools, Inc.

Coalition for Kids, Inc.

Community Action Services of Morgan County

Community Child Care Services

Community Child Care, Inc.

Creative Learning Academy

Creative Learning, LLC

Creative Minds Learning Academy

Crossville Housing Authority

Cumberland Child Development Center

Cumberland Mountain Industries, Inc.

Daffy Duck Learning Akademy

Darling Little Angels Childcare Center

Dawn of Hope, Inc.

Dodson Chapel United Methodist Church

Dogwood Heights Baptist Church Child Care Center

Doodlebugs Nursery and Preschool

Ernestine Rivers Child Care Center

Essential Needs, Inc.

First Step II Child Care Center

Franklin Special School District

Fresh Start Enrichment Center

Future Leaders Learning Center

Gabriel's Educational Center

Gallatin Child Care Center

Gallatin Day Care Center, Inc.

Gateway Learning Academy, LLC

Genesis House, Inc.

Giving Youth A Chance

Global Children Services, Inc.

Good Shepherd Child Care Center, LLC

Grandmama's House Preschool and Child Development Center

Great Adventure Childcare Center DBA Heartson United Methodist Church

Hands Up Preschool

Happy Times Day Care Center

Hooks Dimmick Child Care Group

In the Beginning Learning and Care

Jelly Bean Junction Daycare

Just 4 Kids, Inc.

Just for Kids II

Kiddie Korner, Too

Kiddieology, Inc. DBA The Village Preschools of Bethlehem

Kids First Enrichment Center

Kid's Korner Learning and Development Center

Kidz Kastle Child Care Center, Inc.

KinderCare Education, LLC

Knight Arnold Children's Academy, LLC

Knox County Schools

Kuddles for Kids Child Care Center

Little Harvard Childcare

Little Lambs Childcare Center and Heritage Adult Day Care Center

Little Miss Mag Early Learning Center

Little Pow Wow, Inc.

Little Saints Comprehensive LC, Inc DBA Born Again Christian Academy and Preschool

Magic Kingdom Learning Center

Martin Housing Authority

Metro Nashville Public Schools

Monterey UMC Agape Pre-School

Mother Goose Day Care Center

Ms. Carol's Playschool, LLC

Mt. Carmel Daycare

Naval Support Activity Mid-South

Northside Learning Center

Orange Grove Center, Inc.

Our Daily Bread of Tennessee, Inc.

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church

Playcenter Nursery School, Inc.

Premier Kids Enrichment Center

Prince and Princess Day Care Center

Real Hope Youth Center

Red Robins Academy of Learning, Inc.

Rehoboth Outreach Ministry

Ridgeview Psychiatric Hospital and Center, Inc.

Rising Star Childcare II

SAFE Entry, Inc.

Sensational Enlightenment

Shades of Development

Shelby County School System

Shining Stars Christian Learning Center

Siskin Children's Institute

Small Steps, Inc CACFP report

South Parkway East Kiddie Learning Center

Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency

Southern Avenue Charter School

Southwest Tennessee Community College

St. Luke Day Care Center Missionary Baptist

Telamon Corp.

The Academy Performing Arts Preschool

The Beginning Miracle Christian Center

The Blooming Pot

The Children's Center of Knoxville

The Children's Cottage

The Children's Home

The Pumpkin Patch

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Child Center

TLC Learning Academy

TNG Prep Academy

True Joy Community Program

Unicoi Childcare Center

Victorious Life Church of Nashville, Inc.

Village Learning Center, LLC

Westside Learning Center

YMCA of Athens-McMinn County

YMCA of East Tennessee

YMCA of Memphis and the Mid-South

YWCA of Greater Memphis Inc.

21st Century Child Development Center

Alice's Wonderland

Alpha Vision Learning Center

Alton Park Child Development Center

American Child Care Inc.

Boys and Girls Club of Rutherford County

Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland

Building Block Child Development Center, Inc.

Carter County Schools

Claiborne County Board of Education

Coffee County Child Care Center

Color My World Childcare

Cuddle Bugs Learning Center

Darling Little Angels Childcare Center

Deliverance Outreach Temple Church

Early Learning Center First United Methodist

East Tennessee Human Resources Agency

Education is the Key

Elite Childcare Center

Emory Valley Early Learning Center

Enrichment Preschools

Ernestine Rivers Child Care Center

Essential Needs, Inc.

Family Resource Agency, Inc.

Fannie Battle Day Care Home

Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church Child Learning Center

First Tabernacle Ministries

First Tennessee Human Resource Agency

Fundamentals 1st Learning Academy

Gingerbread House Child Care

Gingerbread Manor Learning Center

Greater Harvest Church

Happy Times Day Care Center

Hope House Day Care Center

Jessenna Learning Center

Joyce Albright Day Care

Kandy Kastle Child Development Center

Karamu Nutrition Programs, Inc.

Kiddie Kingdom Daycare

Kiddie Kollege Child Care Center

Kids Place, Inc.

Kids R Us Daycare

Kingdom Kids Learning Center

Kings and Queens Day Care Center

Kingsport Child Development Center

Lagoshen Child Care Center

Learning Block Nutrition Services

Lebanon Special School District

Lil Punkin Childcare

Little Hands Christian Child Care

Little Lambs Child Care Center

Love Child Day Care

Magic Kingdom Learning Center

Making Memories Childcare Center

Mid Cumberland Community Action Agency

Midway Preschool and Day Care

Mini Rockstars Child Care

Miss Patsy's Preschool

New Beginnings International Ministry

New Glory Preparatory and Learning Center

New Harvest Child Care Center

New Horizon Kids

New Tyler Child Enrichment Center

New Vision, Inc.

Oak Ridge Schools

Our Daily Bread of Tennessee, Inc.

Over the Rainbow Development Center, Inc.

Partners for Children, Inc.

Piney Bluff Childcare Center

Precious Angels Child Care Learning Center

Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Inc.

Rise Up Boys to Men

Rising Star Childcare II

Riverview Kansas-Myra Dreifus Day School

Safe Entry, Inc.

Salama Urban Ministries, Inc.

San's Kiddie Kastle New Beginnings

Scott Appalachian Industries

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, Inc.

Sequatchie Valley Planning and Development Agency

Sharing God's Love Childcare

Shepherd's Little Flock

Signal Centers, Inc.

Small Steps Children's Academy

South Central Human Resource Agency

South Parkway East Kiddie Learning Center

Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency

Southwest Human Resource Agency report

St. Luke's Community House

St. Mary Villa Child Development Center

Star Quality Day Care Center

Stay-N-Play Learning Preschool

Tennessee State University

Tennessee Tech University Child Development Lab

The Academy Child Care Center

The Homestead Child Development Center

The King's Daughters Day Home

The Land Academy, Inc.

The Pumpkin Patch

This Little Light of Mine Child Care Center

Tiny Tots Learning Center III

TNKIDS Nutrition, Inc.

Tullahoma Day Care Center

United Methodist Neighborhood

University of Little Scholars

University of Memphis Child Development Center

Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency

Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency, Inc.

Wee Care Day Care Center

Works in Progress, LLC

Wright's Human Resources and Community Development

Yale Road Learning Center

YMCA Athens-McMinn County

ABC Nutrition Program, Inc.

All About Giving, Inc.

Apple Brook Academy

Apples and Cookies Enrichment Center

Boys and Girls, Inc.

Bradley Nursery School

Bright Beginnings Enrichment Center, LLC

Cherry Tree Food Program, Inc.

Child Care USA Learning Center

Creative Christian Learning Center

Discovery Zone Learning Center, Inc.

Dominique's Academy

FAME - US, Inc.

Fenton's Leap Learning Center, Inc.

Hart to Heart Day Care Learning Center II

Holy Trinity Enrichment Center

Hope of Glory Christian Academy

Inspire 2 Learn 
Academy, Inc.

Ivory Enterprise, Inc.

Just Us Kids Day Care and Learning Center

Kiddie Kingdom Learning Center

Kiddie Land Learning Center

Kids Come First Learning Academy

Kids First Enrichment Center

Kid's Korner Learning and Development Center

Kid's University Child Care Center

Kid's World Academy

Little Kiddies Learning Center

Little Leaders Learning Center

Little Stars Child Development Center and Preschool

Meg's Playhouse and Preschool

New Horizon Kids

New Life Church of God in Christ

PCW Outreach Ministries, Inc.

Premier Kids Enrichment Center

Prince and Princess Day Care

Pure Youth Athletics Alliance, Inc.

Rehoboth Outreach Ministry

Rising Star Childcare II

Rising Stars Academy

Rising Stars Childcare

The Beginning Miracle Christian Center

The Imagination Station Term

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Child Center

The Village Learning Academy

TNT Day School, Inc.

Tutor Mouse Learning Center, Inc.

Two Loving Arms Daycare

Victorious Life Church of Nashville, Inc.