USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and
policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and
institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are
prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national
origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil
rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of
communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print,
audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the
Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals
who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may
contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-
8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in
languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA
Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online
at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html , and at
any usda office, or write a letter addressed to usda and provide
in the letter all of the information requested in the form. to request
a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. submit your
completed form or letter to usda by
(1) mail u.s. department of agriculture
office of the assistant secretary for civil rights
1400 independence avenue, sw
washington, d.c. 20250-9410;
(2) fax (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email firstname.lastname@example.org.
this institution is an equal opportunity provider.