In accordance with Federal law and US Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (eg, Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720 -2600 (voice and TIY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English.

To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html , or 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:

mail:
US Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-9410

fax:  (202) 690-7442; or

email:  program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

In accordance with federal law and the civil rights, regulations and policies of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, nationality, sex, age, disability and repressorr tame reprisals for activities carried out in the past related to civil rights. (Not all prohibition principles apply to all programs).

Persons with disabilities who require alternate means to be informed of a program’s information (for example, braille, enlarged tetra, audio recording, American sign language, etc.) should contact the state or local agency responsible for administering the program. USDA TARGET Center program or program (202) 720-2600 (voice and TIY) or contact the USDA through the Federal Information Transmission Service at (800) 877-8339. Program information is also available in other languages besides English.

To file a complaint for alleged discrimination, complete the USDA program discrimination complaint form, AD-3027, which can be found online at http://www.ocio.usda.gov/sites/default/files/docs/ 2012 / Spanish_Form_508_Compliant_6_8_12_0.pdf or at any USDA office or write a letter to the USDA that includes all the information requested on the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, contact (866) 632-9992.

Send your completed form or letter to USDA

mail:
US Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-9410

fax:
(202) 690-7 442; 0

email:
program.intake@usda.gov

This institution offers equal opportunities.