Youth Civil Rights

Civil Rights

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy (PDF), this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of:

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  • Color
  • Disability
  • National Origin
  • Race
  • Sex

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact:

USDA Director
Office of Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 326-W, Whitten Building
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Phone: 202-720-5964

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Children’s Services Non-Discrimination Statement

All youth shall be protected from discrimination based on race, national origin, color, creed, age, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, height, weight, physical handicap, and political and/or religious beliefs. All youth shall not be restricted from access to programs and activities based on these protected characteristics. All youth shall be assured that seeking judicial relief will not be met with reprisal or penalty. All youth have the right to legal representation.