CHILD NUTRITION SERVICES

We are a smaller agency by choice, where you will receive personal service. Providers are a name with us, never a number! We are located in rural Tecumseh, Nebraska. This allows us to spend more money on materials and resources for our providers.

 

Child Nutrition Services is a sponsor for the Child Care Food Program in Southeast Nebraska. The Child Care Food Program is our only program so that we can devote 100% of our time and efforts into helping you provide quality care for the children in your home.

WHY IT PAYS TO BE ON THE CHILD CARE FOOD PROGRAM

REIMBURSEMENT SYSTEM

The two-tier reimbursement system assures you a significant benefits at the bottom line. Whether you are tier 1 or tier 2, you always benefit from joining the Child Care Food Program.

BOOST CASH FLOW

Both lower and higher-income child care providers can boost their cash flow by participating. The food program puts more money in your pocket. What about paperwork cost? Well, if you’re a typical provider caring for four children and spending three hours a week on program administration, you will earn between $9-$20 for every hour you spend. A good return!

NUTRITION EDUCATION

When you join the program, you have access to a full range of nutrition education services. Nutrition information, training and support – all these can help keep food costs down and assure higher quality meals, Nutrition education will also benefit your own family.

HEALTHY BODIES AND GROWING MINDS

The Program means better nutrition for healthy bodies and growing minds. By reimbursing food costs, the program lets you buy higher-quality food while charging competitive rates. Program meals meet nutritional standards boosting dietary iron and foods high in vitamins A and C – and help set healthy eating habits that last a lifetime.

FROM THE BLOG

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OUR SERVICE AREA

SERVING SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA SINCE 1987

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COUNTIES

Cass

Fillmore

Gage

Hamilton

Jefferson

Johnson

Lancaster

Nemaha

Nuckolls

Otoe

Pawnee

Richardson

Saline

Sarpy

Saunders

Seward

Thayer

York

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RESOURCES

Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services

www.dhhs.ne.gov
402-471-3121

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Nebraska Early Childhood Training Center

http://www.education.ne.gov/oec/ectc.html

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Tom Copeland Blog

A blog about running a family child care

business focusing on the business side,

including record keeping, taxes, contract,

legal, insurance, money management and

retirement planning.

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Child Nutrition Services

241 N. 12th St., Suite D
Tecumseh, NE 68450


1 -800-927-7122
402-335-4044
Fax 1-877-837-1493


cns@windstream.net