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School Nutrition Programs Compliance Handbook

Oklahoma Department of Human Services

School Nutrition Programs Compliance


July 2018 Revisions

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, 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 (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 than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the

, (AD-3027) found online at:

, 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.

OKDHS Mission Statement

We improve the quality of life of vulnerable Oklahomans by increasing people's ability to lead safer, healthier, more independent and product lives. 

School Nutrition Programs Mission

The mission of the School Nutrition Programs is to assist schools and residential child care institution participating in Child Nutrition Programs to improve the nutrition and well-being of students so they can lead safer, healthier, and more productive lives. 

Contact Information

Chet Center, Program Manager

School Nutrition Programs

PO Box 25352

Oklahoma City, OK 73125

Phone:  (405) 522-0389 or (405)521-3581

Fax: (405) 521-6949

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