MELROSE  — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham and Wakefield is participating in the Summer Food Service Program this July and August. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. 

Meals will be provided, at a first come, first serve basis, at the sites and times as follows: Saugus Teen Center,  Square One Mall, 1201 Broadway W135, Saugus, July 8-August 23; Hall Memorial Pool, 4 N Border Rd., Stoneham, July 8-August 23; South School, 7 Summer St., Stoneham, July 8-August 23; and Hesseltine Playground, 23 Ruggles St., Melrose, July 8-August 23. 

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 USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (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 mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410; by fax at 202-690-7442; or by email at This institution is an equal opportunity provider.