FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 1, 2006
Free and Reduced-Price Meals Available Child-Care Center
The Child Development Center at College of the Canyons announces sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). The program is available without charge to all enrolled children. 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 Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Ave, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
For more information about this program locally, contact Diane Stewart, Assistant Dean of Child Development and Education at College of the Canyons. (661) 362-3503. The College of the Canyons Child Development Center is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA, 91355.
Income Eligibility Guidelines for Free and Reduced-Price Meals or Free Milk in Child Nutrition Programs
Effective July 1, 2005 through June 30, 2006, participants from households with incomes at or below the following levels may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals or free milk.
Note: The new income calculations are based on annual figures and the following formulas: Monthly = annual income divided by 12; Twice Per Month = annual income divided by 24; Every Two Weeks = annual income divided by 26; and Weekly = annual income divided by 52. All dollar amounts are rounded up to the next whole dollar.