The National School Lunch Program is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day. The program was established under the National School Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946.
Youth Advocates of Sitka, Inc. implements the following policies to helps parents and guardians understand how we provide healthy food to their youth at our residential child care institution, the Hanson House.
Wellness Plan policy:
Meal Charge and Unpaid Meal policy: