National School Lunch Program
The District One Juvenile Detention Center participates in the National School Lunch Program. In the Detention Center, all residents
qualify for free nutritionally balanced breakfast and lunch each school day, including weekends and holidays. The program was established
under the National School Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946. Residents also receive a nutritionally balanced hot dinner
The District I Juvenile Detention Center shall promote wellness and ensure that juveniles are not exposed to foods or snacks that are deficient
in nutritional value, as per the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act. The facility shall also provide nutrition education and physical activities
that are designed to promote resident wellness.
The facility will, to the extent possible, implement a nutrition education program to promote resident health and reduce childhood obesity,
implementing posters, literature and/or instruction whenever feasible.
The facility will furnish only meals that have been approved by the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) for breakfast and lunch, unless
emergency conditions exist.
The facility will furnish only meals that have been approved by the Kootenai County Public Safety Building nutrition program for dinner, unless
emergency conditions exist.
The facility should not furnish snacks that exceed guidelines under the Child Nutrition Act and the National School Lunch Act.
Fresh foods such as fruits, vegetables, calcium rich dairy products, and whole grains will be promoted as best practice in foods offered.
The facility will comply with the Idaho Standards governing exercise located in the IDAPA, section 5, title 1, chapter 2, subsection 265.
Evaluation and Implementation Measurement:
The Director or designee will establish measures to evaluate the implementation of the Wellness policy.
2013 Non-discrimination Statement
*The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race,
color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial
or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic
information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs
and/or employment activities.)
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form , or at any USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter
containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture,
Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing 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.
USDA Child Nutrition Programs recognize the following protected classes: race, color, national origin, sex, age, and disability.
Link to the Idaho Child Nutrition Program.