Civil Rights Non-Discrimination Statement

  • TDA Civil Rights Training 


    In School Nutrition Programs Participants must post the nondiscrimination following statement:  
      
    ENGLISH:
    The US Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against STIs customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity funded or conducted by the department.
     
    If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, download and complete the  USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form (pdf), view it at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter by mail to US Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442, or send an email .
     
    Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800) 845-6136.
     
    SPANISH:
    The US Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination Against STIs customers, employees, and Applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status , familial or parental status, sexual orientation, if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity funded or conducted by the department.
     
    If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, download and complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form (pdf) or view it on the USDA website, at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information in the form requested. Send your completed complaint form or letter by mail to US Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442, or send an email.
     
    Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800) 845-6136.