USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
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, disab ility, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative mea ns of communication for program infornrntion
(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. Addit iona lly, program infonnation
may be made available in language s other than English.
To file a program
complaint of disc rim ination, complete the USDA
Program Discrim ina tio n Co
mp la int
found online at: