Ohio Summer Food Service Benefits
Program DescriptionThe Ohio Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides nutritious meals to children who would normally receive free or reduced price meals when school is in session. SFSP helps children to maintain a nutritious diet and helps their families to stretch their food dollars during the summer months. The program is offered in many and various locations such as parks, playgrounds, housing authorities, day camps, churches, community centers, etc. Often the SFSP meal service is combined with learning and recreational activities for the children.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Ohio.
In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
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Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.
Application ProcessTo apply for the Summer Food Service program, use this locator to find a site near you:
Program Contact Information
To learn more about the Ohio SFSP please visit: http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Food-and-Nutrition/Summer-Food-Service-Program
If you would like to speak with a customer representative about SFSP please call the Ohio Office of Child Nutrition Services at: 614-466-2945
For a clickable Ohio state map of SFSP sites by county, visit: http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Food-and-Nutrition/Summer-Food-Service-Program/Summer-Food-Service-Program-Clickable-Map-of-Ohio