Infants
The resources provided on this page address infant meal pattern requirements, recordkeeping, and provide guidance for feeding infants in CACFP.
  • Question and Answer on Infant Feeding in Child Care Centers   pdf icon PDF7/15/14
    Provides answers to some common questions related to feeding infants in the Child and Adult Care Food Program at child care centers.
  • Infant Meal Notification Letter  - 6/11/14
    Parent authorization to accept or decline the Child and Adult Care Food Program provision of formula (as selected by child care facility), infant cereal and baby food.
  • Guidance for Formula and Breast Fed Infants   pdf icon PDF4/17/14
    A tool that provides guidance to determine when an infant's meal is reimbursable.
  • Infant Menu Record  - 4/14/14
    A weekly form that offers guidance and directs infant room staff to provide the correct meal pattern and quantities of formula, breast milk and infant foods to infants less than one year of age. This form offers an alternative approach to completing the daily Infant Food Production Records.
  • Infant Menu Record Instructions   pdf icon PDF3/19/14
  • Infant Menu and Food Production Records  - 1/16/14
    Foods served to infants (0-12 months) must be documented separately for each participant. There are three age groups during the infant’s first year with different meal patterns that must be met. The following forms include descriptions for their intent.