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Children & Families of Iowa Receives CACFP Grant

August 3, 2021, Des Moines, Iowa – Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) announces their sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program.

Meals are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Child care participants who are members of FIP or food assistance households or who are Head Start participants are automatically eligible to receive free meals. Adult care participants who are members of food assistance households or who are SSI or Medicaid participants are automatically eligible to receive free meal benefits. Meals are available at no separate charge to enrolled children at CFI’s Child Development Center.

This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly.

In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free 866-632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339; or 800-845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Iowa Non-Discrimination Notice: It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or religion in its programs, activities or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7 and 216.9. If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: http://www.state.ia.us/government/crc/index.html.


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Voices 4 Change partners with Children & Families of Iowa to fight the epidemic of domestic violence

This event will be an online webinar, taking place on Thursday, September 23, at 12 p.m. Children: The Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence, is a virtual tour by Voices 4…

Watch Janice Lane Schroeder’s speech at the 2021 Women of Influence Banquet

Watch Janice Lane Schroeder, Children & Families of Iowa CEO deliver her speech at the 2021 Women of Influence banquet.

Children & Families of Iowa to host summer 2021 Jump Start tutoring program

Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) will be hosting the Jump Start Tutoring program for students Pre-K thru 8th grade. This program originated through the combined efforts and interest of…