ln accordance with federal civil rights low and US Department of Agriculture (USDA) civit rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, nationol origin, sex (including gender identity dnd sexual orientation), religious creed, disability, age, potitical beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Progrom information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e,g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the agency (state or local) where they applied for benefits. lndividuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/ad-3027.pdf, from ony USDA office, by calling (833) 620-7071, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant's name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) obout the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to:
Mail: Food ond Nutrition Service, USDA
1320 Braddock Place, Room 334
Alexandria, VA 22374;
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442;
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.