Non-Discrimination Statement



The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers employees, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, religion, reprisal, disability, and where applicable political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. 

(Not all prohibited basis will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) 

To file a complain of discrimination


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 (in Spanish).



USDA, Director of, Office of Adjudication

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington DC 20250-9410

or call

866-632-9992 or by fax 202-690-7442


USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer