We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the needs of children.  First Step To Nutrition has sponsored Family and Group Daycare Providers in the state of Pennsylvania since 1989.  We are a state approved sponsor of the Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.  First Step To Nutrition services 35 counties in Eastern and Central PA.  We are excited to offer MInute Menu online claiming program since May 2007, online annual training, direct deposit of funds, and multi shift and weekend participation.

Admission is open to all regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.   

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. 
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)     E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. 



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