Located in Springfield Missouri, we are an operating agency of the Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Contracted through the Missouri Department of Health. CCFP continues to play a significant role in enhancing the quality of child care in 30 counties in Southwest and South Central Missouri. Approximately 450 licensed family day care home providers participate in our financial reimbursement program, which reimburses them for the USDA approved meals and snacks served to over 6,500 children collectively. The program enables child care providers to serve higher quality meals without straining other program resources.

Throughout the years more and more mothers are having to assume full responsibility or supplement living expenses for their families. The Child Care Food Program continues to play an important role in the day-to-day care of young children. Currently they serve 279 providers representing a 30-county area, with approximately 6,500 children enrolled.

With children receiving two thirds of their daily food consumption while away from home, the Child Care Food Program helps thee day care providers keep the cost of day care down while contribution to our future generation through good meals and snacks that help develop strong minds and bodies. Child Care Food Program ensures good eating habits that last a lifetime, For more information call (417) 865-8427 or drop an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Child Care Food Program
1531 E. Sunshine Suite E-1
Springfield, MO 65804

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Proud to be an operating
agency of Council Of
Churches of the Ozarks