NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

 
General Information
Description of AgencyExists to ensure equal opportunity in employment, housing, public accommodation, education and credit. Enforces the State's Human Rights Law by investigating, prosecuting, and resolving individual, group and Division initiated complaints of illegal discrimination. Educates the public to prevent and eliminate discrimination and promote awareness of the Human Rights Law. Develops legislation and policy to further the Division's role in enforcing the Law. Long Island locations at: 175 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY 11550 and State Office Building, Veterans Memorial Blvd., Hauppauge, NY 11787.
Geographic AreaBronx, New York; New York City Region
Agency TypeGovernment Funded
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameLeon Dimaya
Contact's PositionDirector
Physical Site Address 1One Fordham Plaza, 4th Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipBronx, NY 10458
Mailing Address 1One Fordham Plaza, 4th Floor
Mailing City, State, ZipBronx, NY 10458
Main Phone(718)741-8400 (Headquarters)
Other Phone(888)392-3644 (Toll Free)
Web Addresswww.dhr.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSep13
 
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