Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)

Published: 5/10/2016 11:18 AM

Bridging the gap when school is not in session, more than 1,000 sites in Kentucky provide almost 2 million breakfasts, lunches and snacks to Kentucky children annually through the Summer Food Service Program for Children (SFSP).  Please contact us if you are interested in knowing about how you can help support SFSP in your community.

How to Become an SFSP Sponsor


2016 Training and Best Practices Workshop Series.

Dates and Times for SFSP trainings, Best Practice Workshops and Application Concierge Days.


Online Trainings and Tutorials 

Here you will find all the current information for how to be a successful SFSP sponsor. 

SFSP Forms

Forms for day to day operation and administering the program.

Summer S.H.O.R.T.S. 

Summer Help Overview Resources Training Support videos for monthly updates and changes in program requirements.

The USDA provides additional funding to complete health inspections for a portion of summer feeding sites.  The Health Inspections - Resources page provides the current list of approved sites and all other information for Health Departments to complete the inspections and receive reimbursement. 

Health Department Notification Guidance

Policy for Notifying Local Health Departments of SFSP Sites

How to Use the Approved Site List for Health Department Notification


+25 Campaign

Join the campaign to do your part to reach more needy children with summer meals. It's easy! Click here to see how!

Contact Us: 

Cathy Gallagher  502-564-5625 x4933
Jennifer Smith  502-564-5625 x4531

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Mike Sullivan
Office of Administration and Support
Division of School and Community Nutrition
500 Mero Street, 23rd Floor CPT
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-5625
Fax (502) 564-5519