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CO Child Nutrition Hub

CO Child Nutrition Hub

The CO Child Nutrition Hub is used by Colorado school food service authorities (SFAs) to complete the annual renewal applications, submit claims, collect data for the verification and Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), submit applications and claims for the Summer Food Service Program, coordination of the Administrative Review, submission of annual Food Safety Inspections, and the Direct Certification process (administered by the Colorado Department of Education Office of School Nutrition); in addition to, the Food Distribution Program (administered by the Colorado Department of Human Services).

Password Reset

If you are logging in to the Online System for School Nutrition and/or Summer Nutrition Programs and you forgot your password or are locked out, please reset your password using link titled Forgot Your Password?  This link can be found on the Log On screen, under the Password box. 

  • If you have issues after using the Forget Your Password? link, please contact Stacey Macklin or call 303-866-6661.


CO Child Nutrition Hub - Meal Counting and Claiming

  • Claims Information
    • Reimbursement claims – due 60 days after the end of each claim month
    • Claim Due Dates for 2016-2017
    • Grants Fiscal Payment Process - Nutrition
    • Reimbursement Rates 2016-2017
    • Counting and Claiming Power Point training
    • Claiming Instructions
    • Reduced Price Meals Claiming Instructions
    • FFVP Claiming Instructions
    • Upload Instructions
  • State Funding for Reduced Price Meals
    • House Bill 14-1156
    • Senate Bill 07-059
    • CDE OSN Fact Sheet – State Funding for Reduced Price Meals
    • CDE OSN CN10-G-014:  Senate Bill 09-033 – Early Childhood Education Programs and the National School Lunch Program

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CO Child Nutrition Hub - Renewal Process Page

  • Renewal Information
    • Renewal Overview
    • SFA Email Detailing Renewal Process
    • Simplified Step-by-Step Instruction for Applying in the System
    • Steps for Revising Online Applications
  • Other Programs in the CO Child Nutrition Hub
    • Afterschool Snack Program
    • Fresh Fruit and Vegetable
    • Special Milk Program
    • Summer Food Service Program

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Colorado Dept. of Education
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Denver, CO 80203
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