Managing Agency Delaware

Program Description

Just as learning does not end when school lets out, neither does a child's need for good nutrition. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides free, nutritious meals and snacks to 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.

General Program Requirements

For this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Delaware.

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 $22,311
2 $30,044
3 $37,777
4 $45,510
5 $53,243
6 $60,976
7 $68,709
8 $76,442

*For households with more than eight people, add $7,733 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

To apply for the Summer Food Service program, contact your state's child nutrition program office.  A listing of your state's schools can be found on the School Meals Contacts page. 

Program Contact Information

You can obtain additional information by visiting the Delaware SFSP page.

You also may call the Delaware Department of Education at 302-739-4601 to speak with a customer service representative about SFSP.

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