Summer Food Service Program

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


The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides nutritious meals at no cost to children in low-income communities when school is not in session.


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

Program Requirements:

All children and teens (age 18 and under) who visit an approved SFSP feeding site can receive meals at no cost. No registrations or applications are required. Meals are also available for people with disabilities who are over age 18 and participate in school programs for the mentally or physically disabled.

Application Details

Nutritious free meals are available at no cost for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations nationwide throughout the summer while school is out of session. No registration or applications are required. Use the Food and Nutrition Service's mapping tool to find a site near you. 



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