Skip to main content

THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234

Office of P-20 Education Policy
Child Nutrition Program Administration
89 Washington Avenue, Room 375 EBA, Albany, NY 12234
Phone: (518) 473-8781 Fax: (518) 473-0018

Modifications to Accommodate Disabilities in School Meals Programs

The FNS Civil Rights Division will provide training “Modifications to Accommodate Disabilities in School Meals Programs” on April 11, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. EDT.

Registration is required for this event. The link to register is below.  Please register no later than 24 hours in advance to ensure you receive an attendee link.  Please log on five (5) minutes prior to the session because access to the training is restricted to 10 minutes into the session. 

Automated Closed Captioning will be offered during this meeting.  FNS employees who require a different accessibility tool to participate in this meeting, please contact Sheila Kopczynski (FNS-RAC), our event accessibility point of contact by Monday, March 28, 2022, for assistance at sheila.kopczynski@usda.gov or (208) 202-2811. All others please contact your RCRO for assistance.   

https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsc-2urzsoElWM_NPZxWRsE0izKvvx4_o

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Upcoming Webinars

April 11, 2022

11:00AM to 1:00PM
Link: https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsc-2urzsoElWM_NPZxWRsE0izKvvx4_o
Contact: CNTRAINING@NYSED.GOV

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a 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 USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or
  2. fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:
    program.intake@usda.gov

 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Click here for Nondiscrimination Statement translations.

Top