• Child Nutrition

    Sarah Smith, Child Nutrition Specialist - sarah.smith@esc15.net
    Carolyn Tipton, Child Nutrition Specialist - carolyn.tipton@esc15.net
    Suzie Kerley, Child Nutrition Technician- suzie.kerley@esc15.net
    Diana Chavarria, Child Nutrition Technician- diana.chavarria@esc15.net

    Best Practices
    Providing technical assistance for all federal nutrition programs, including NSLP/SBP, CACFP, and SFSP
    Food Buying Guide:
       TX-UNPS is accessed at Squaremeals
       ARM is accessed at Squaremeals' NSLP Policy and A.R.M.
       Food Distribution Program
    National Food Service Management Institute (now Institute of Child Nutrition)


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    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter 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; 

    (2)  fax: (202) 690-7442; or 

    (3)  email: program.intake@usda.gov.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.