Welcome to the New Mexico Summer Food Service Program website. When school lets out for the summer, search for a complete listing of service locations by city, zip code or county where children ages 1 through 18 can receive free nutritious meals.
In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Why is healthy eating important for children?
Many more children in the United States are being diagnosed with high cholesterol, or as overweight or obese. These conditions can cause many health problems such as diabetes and high blood pressure. These conditions can affect you later on as an adult.
By establishing a healthy diet and regular exercise as a kid, you can reduce the risk of experiencing these health problems.