Open Enrollment

" August 1, 2022 - The enrollment period to sponsor new sites is currently open.
August 1, 2022 - Centers and Providers may select a new sponsor, without prior approval from TDA, between June 1 and September 30 of each program year. Permanent Agreement Between Sponsoring Organization and Centers and/or Day Care Home Provider(s) signed during the open enrollment period are effective October 1 of the following program year.

Sites that are at-risk afterschool care centers ONLY (do not participate in any other component of the CACFP) may select a new sponsor, without prior approval from TDA, between June 1 and July 31 of each Program Year. Permanent Agreement Between Contracting Organization and Child Care Site signed during the open enrollment period are effective August 1 of the same
Program Year.

For more information, please review Section 4000: Managing the Program of the CACFP Handbook.


Assistance available in English and Spanish. Please call 877-TEX-MEAL (877-839-6325) for help.

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

1. Mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
2. Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
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