Media release: The YMCA of Rome & Floyd County, at its Restoration Rome site at 1400 Crane St. in Rome announces the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Agriculture-funded Child and Adult Care Food Program. Contact Jennifer Jolly, YMCA of Rome & Floyd County, Director of Outreach Programs, at 706-232-2468 for more information.
What to know: The same meals will be available at no separate charge to enrolled participants at the centers listed below. In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture’s civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its agencies, offices, employees and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age 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 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 than English.
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