LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Education has announced an online map has been developed for families to find locations where meals are being provided during this period of school closure.
These meals, served under the program called Unanticipated School Closure Summer Food Service Program, are available to all children at no cost.READ MORE: Nurse Gets Probation For Role In Teen's Death At Kalamazoo Youth Home
Up to two meals per day may be served to all children ages 0-18. This includes students with disabilities ages 18-26 with an active individual education program.
This program assists Michigan’s school districts and community partners to ensure that kids receive nutritious meals during the school closure announced by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on March 12, 2020.READ MORE: Booster Shots Become Available, Pfizer Starts Testing Pill For COVID-19 Prevention
Schools and sponsors that participate in Unanticipated School Closure SFSP help ensure children do not experience a lapse in food security now that schools are closed starting March 16, 2020, through April 5, 2020.
For questions about Michigan’s Summer Food Service Program or Unanticipated School Closure, contact MDE at 517-241-5374 or firstname.lastname@example.org.MORE NEWS: Former Daughter-In-Law Of Dr. Anderson Speaks Out In Support Of Anderson’s Victims, All Victims Of Sexual Abuse