Lorain County Head Start offers food program for children and adults – Morning Journal

The Lorain County Community Action Agency announced sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Agriculture-funded child and adult food program, according to a news release.

The Community Action Agency serves breakfast, lunch and snacks at the following locations:

• Head Start at Central Plaza, 1949 Broadway in Lorain
• Head Start at Elyria, 631 Griswold Ave. in Elyria
• Head Start at Hopkins-Locke, 1050 Reid Ave. in Lorain
⦁ Head Start in LaGrange, 12079 LaGrange Road in LaGrange

Pursuant to federal civil rights law and the civil rights regulations and policies of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or retaliation or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, according to the release.

Program information may be available in languages ​​other than English.

Persons with disabilities who require other means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audio tape, American Sign Language) should contact the responsible state or local agency administering the program or the USDA TARGET Center at 2020-720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact the USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339.

To file a complaint of program discrimination, a complainant must 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-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling 866-632-9992 , or by writing a letter addressed to the USDA.

The letter should contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to notify the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) of the nature and date of a complaint. alleged violation of civil rights.

The completed AD-3027 form or letter should be submitted to the USDA by:

1. Mail: United States Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20250-9410; Where
2. Fax: 833-256-1665 or 202-690-7442; Where
3. Email: [email protected]

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price meals are in effect until June 30.

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