We are pleased to announce the CACFP CARES 2.0 System link is open and ready to provide the FY2022 CACFP Renewal Application and Training Resources to your institution. Please click on the NJDA CACFP CARES 2.0 System link to start with viewing the renewal application webinar today. As a reminder, your September 2021 claim must be submitted in this FY2021 application and reimbursement system.
New Jersey State Department of Agriculture
Child Nutrition - Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Release: 5.0.7
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For Additional Information:
Child Nutrition Programs
PO Box 334
Trenton, NJ 08625-0334
(609) 984-1250  fax:  (609) 984-0878