Summer Food Service Program for Idaho

U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) in Food/Nutrition
December 19, 2018

Overview

The Idaho Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides reimbursement for free, nutritious meals and snacks served to Idaho children 18 and younger. These meals help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow throughout the summer months when they are out of school.

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.

Administration

Summer Food Service Program for Idaho is administered by U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS).

Program Requirements:

Free meals are provided to children 18 years old and younger at approved SFSP sites.

 

 

 

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $22,459
2 $30,451
3 $38,443
4 $46,435
5 $54,427
6 $62,419
7 $70,411
8 $78,403

*For households with more than eight people, add $7,992 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

Application Details

To find a FREE SFSP meal sit near you, visit the Summer Food Rocks Map, text “FOOD” to 877-877, or call the Idaho CareLine at 2-1-1.:
http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks

Contact:

208-332-6820

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