Food Package by Participant Type 

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Pregnant Woman

3 containers juice (see Food List for details)
4 gallons reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 half gallon reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 quart reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
36 ounces cereal
1 pound cheese
1 dozen eggs
1 pound whole grains
1 pound dry beans or 64 ounces canned beans
18 oz peanut butter
$10.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables

Child less than 2 years of age

2 containers juice (see Food List for details)
3 gallons whole milk
1 quart whole milk
36 ounces cereal
1 pound cheese
1 dozen eggs
2 pound whole grains
1 pound dry beans or 64 ounces canned beans
$8.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables

Child greater than 2 years of age

2 containers juice (see Food List for details)
3 gallons reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 quart reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
36 ounces cereal
1 pound cheese
1 dozen eggs
2 pound whole grains
1 pound dry beans or 64 ounces canned beans
$8.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables

Exclusively Breastfeeding Infant

0 – 5 months
Breastfeeding education, encouragement and support through Loving Support guidance
Enhanced food package for mom

6 – 11 months
Breastfeeding education, encouragement and support through Loving Support guidance
Enhanced food package for mom
24 ounces infant cereal
64 – 4 ounce jars infant fruits and vegetables
31 – 2.5 ounce jars infant meat

Partially Breastfeeding Infant

0 – 1 month
Breastfeeding education and support to help establish milk supply
Enhanced food package for mom
Up to one can of powdered formula, if desired

1 – 3 months
Continued breastfeeding education and support as needed
Approximately 4 cans* powder formula

4 – 5 months
Continued breastfeeding education and support as needed
Approximately 5 cans* powder formula

6 – 11 months
Continued breastfeeding education and support as needed
Supplemental formula as needed
Approximately 4 cans* powder formula
24 ounces infant cereal
32 – 4 ounce jars infant fruits & vegetables

*Appropriate amounts based on 12.9 ounce can contract formula.  Amounts vary depending on formula intake and formula brand actually issued.

Fully Formula Feeding Infant

0 – 3 months
Approximately 9 cans* powder formula per month

4 – 5 months
Approximately 10 cans* powder formula per month

6 – 11 months
Approximately 7 cans* powder formula per month
24 ounces infant cereal
32 – 4 ounce jars infant fruits and vegetables

*Approximate amounts based on 12.9 oz can contract formula. Amounts will vary depending on formula issued.

Exclusively Breastfeeding Woman

3 containers juice (see Food List for details)
5 gallons reduced fat, low-fat, or fat free milk
1 quart reduced fat, low-fat, or fat free milk
36 ounces cereal
2 pounds cheese
2 dozen eggs
1 pound whole grains
30 ounces canned fish (tuna, salmon, or sardines)
1 pound dry beans or 64 oz canned beans
18 ounce jar peanut butter
$10.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables

Non-breastfeeding Postpartum Woman

2 containers juice (see Food List for details)
3 gallons reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 quart reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
36 ounces cereal
1 pound cheese
1 dozen eggs
1 pound dry beans or 64 ounces canned beans
$10.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables

Partially Breastfeeding Woman

3 container juice (see Food List for details)
4 gallons reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 half gallon reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
1 quart reduced fat, low-fat, or skim milk
36 ounces cereal
1 pound cheese
1 dozen eggs
1 pound whole grains
1 pound dry beans or 64 ounce canned beans
18 ounce jar peanut butter
$10.00 cash value benefit check for fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables