State Agency Track | CEU Specialty 4
CACFP at CDSS: Transitioning to a Social Services Program with an Equity Lens
In 2021, the CACFP in California transitioned from the Department of Education to the Department of Social Services. Discover why California felt it was important to have CACFP operate as a Social Services program and how the focus on equity will be an important factor in the work going forward.
- Understand the benefits of having CACFP operate under Social Services.
- Discuss the importance of an equity lens on social services programs, particularly food programs.
- Hear about the work CDSS is doing in CACFP to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Branch Chief, California Department of Social Services, CACFP Branch
Jessica L. Dailey-Keithline
Bureau Chief, California Department of Social Services
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Thank you to our...
California Department of Social Services
Food for Good, Pepsico Foundation
JA Food Service/Packaged Meal Kits
Peterson Farms Family of Companies
Red Gold Tomato & Condiment Products
American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures National Center
California Dried Fruit Coalition (CDFC)
Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute (CGBI)
Dairy Council of CA/Let's Eat Healthy
No Kid Hungry Campaign by Share Our Strength (SOS)
Pacific Northwest Canned Pears
Penn State Extension Better Kid Care Program