• In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
    civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on
    the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual
    orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
    Program 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 responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s
    TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the
    Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

    To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete Form AD-
    3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, which can be obtained online

    at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-
    Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2 Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866)632-9992

    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) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The
    completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or

    2. Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or

    3. Email: program.intake@usda.gov

    This institution is an equal-opportunity provider.