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Federal Food Program May Be Inequitable For Rural Child Care Providers, New U Of I Study Finds

Source
WCBU Peoria Public Radio
Date
Sep 9, 2019
Summary
A recent University of Illinois study found that child care providers in rural areas of the state may qualify for lower reimbursement through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Child and Adult Care Food Program because of eligibility guidelines based on the number of low-income families being served.
Tagged as
Child care · Food security and nutrition · Poverty · Illinois