Non-Discrimination Statement

USDA-FNS EMPLOYMENT AND SERVICE DELIVERY STATEMENT SNAP/FOODSHARE, WIC, TEFAP AND FSET PROGRAM RECIPIENTS

APPENDIX G

FOR WEBSITES OR WEBPAGES STATEMENT

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases 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, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities).

If you wish to file a Civil Rights Program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Compliant Form found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or 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 to us by mail:

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Director, Office of Adjudication
140 Independence Avenue, S. W.
Washington D.C., 20250-9410
202-690-7442 (Fax) or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

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)

For any other information dealing with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) issues, persons should either contact the USDA SNAP Hotline Number at 800-221-5689, which is also in Spanish, or call the State Information/Hotline Numbers (click the link for a listing of hotline numbers by State) found online at http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/contact_info/hotlines.htm

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.