School and Community Nutrition Programs

Our Vision

To maximize the nutritional well-being of children and adults in Maryland.

Our Mission

Provide leadership for food and nutrition programs in Maryland and ensure programs meet or exceed federal standards.

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This office administers many federally funded child nutrition programs, including:

  • School Nutrition Programs
  • Child and Adult Care Food Program
  • Summer Food Service Program
  • Special Milk Program
  • USDA Foods

Family Child Care Providers: click link for Sponsoring Agencycontact information.

All other agencies: Call 410-767-0199 to see if your agency is eligible to participate in a Child Nutrition Program.


Contact Information

Phone: 410-767-0219
TTY/TDD: 410-333-6442
Fax: 410-333-2635
Email: scnp_mailbox.msde@maryland.gov