Head Start Offers USDA Meals
The Lorain County
Community Action Agency announces sponsorship of the USDA-funded
Child and Adult Care Food Program.
Under this program, meals
are offered to Head Start students at the following sites:
Hopkins/Locke, 1050 Reid Ave., Lorain, Ohio;
Elyria Center, 631 Griswold Road, Elyria, Ohio;
LaGrange Center, 12079 LaGrange Road, LaGrange, Ohio;
Cascade Center, 230 Bond St., Lorain, Ohio.
Meals are offered at
Wellington Head Start and Firelands Head Start in partnership
with those school districts.
In accordance with Federal
civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil
rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies,
offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or
administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating
based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed,
disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation
for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity
conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities
who require alternative means of communication for program
information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign
Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local)
where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard
of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through
the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally,
program information may be made available in languages other
To file a program
complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program
Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:
http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any
USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in
the letter all of the information requested in the form. To
request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.
Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S.
Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for
Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C.
20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:
This institution is an
equal opportunity provider.