October 22, 2014

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Income guidelines specified for child, adult food program

Community Action Wayne/Medina has announced sponsorship of the USDA-funded Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals are available to all enrolled participants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. The following income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price meals are effective through June 30:

One-person family: $13,273 per year, $1,107 per month; $256 per week for free meals; and $18,889 per year, $1,575 per month and $364 per week for reduced-price meals.

Two-person family: $17,797 per year, $1,484 per month; $343 per week for free meals; and $25,327 per year, $2,111 per month and $488 per week for reduced-price meals.

Three-person family: $22,321 per year, $1,861 per month; $430 per week for free meals; and $31,765 per year, $2,648 per month and $611 per week for reduced-price meals.

Four-person family: $26,845 per year, $2,238 per month; $604 per week for free meals; and $38,203 per year, $3,184 per month and $735 per week for reduced-price meals.

Five-person family: $31,369 per year, $2,615 per month; $604 per week for free meals; and $44,641 per year, $3,721 per month and $859 per week for reduced-price meals.

Six-person family: $35,893 per year, $2,992 per month; $691 per week for free meals; and $51,079 per year, $4,257 per month and $983 per week for reduced-price meals.

Seven-person family: $40,417 per year, $3,369 per month; $778 per week for free meals; and $57,517 per year, $4,794 per month and $1,107 per week for reduced-price meals.

Eight-person family: $44,491 per year, $3,746 per month; $865 per week for free meals; and $63,955 per year, $5,330 per month and $1,230 per week for reduced-price meals.

For each additional family member, add $4,524 per year, $377 per month; $87 per week for free meals; and $6,438 per year, $537 per month and $124 per week for reduced-price meals.

The following Medina County sites will participate: Medina County office of Community Action Wayne/Medina, 820 B W. Lafayette Road, Medina; Amazing Wonders Head Start Center, 1930 Park Road, Lower Level, Brunswick; Chatham Head Start Center at Chatham Community Church, 6324 Avon Lake Road, Spencer; Medina Family Center, 787 W. Lafayette Road, Medina; Creative Kids Head Start, 787 W. Lafayette Road, Medina; Wadsworth Head Start Center at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 146 High St., Wadsworth; and West Salem Head Start Center, 99 E. Buckeye St., West Salem.