Human Rights Commission

Contact Us

Rabbi Dr. Steven A. Moss
Chairperson

Dawn A. Lott, Esq.
Executive Director

Phone: (631) 853-5480
Fax: (631) 853-5478

Email:

humanrights@suffolkcountyny.gov

Mailing Address:
PO Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Office Location: 

H. Lee Dennison Building 
100 Veterans Memorial Hwy 
Third Floor
Hauppauge, NY  11788

Agency Links

Helpful Links
 
Suffolk County Agencies
Suffolk County (631) 853-5593
County of Suffolk - General Information
 
Suffolk County Office for the Aging (631) 853-8200
Administers Various Government Programs for People 60 Years of Age and Older
Suffolk County Office of Consumer Affairs 631-853-4600
County Agency that Accepts Consumer Complaints
District Attorney's Office 631-853-4161
Suffolk County Agency that Prosecutes Criminal Actions

Suffolk County Office for People with Disabilities
631-853-8333
Suffolk County Agency that Assists Suffolk County Residents with Disabilities
Legal Aid Society 631-853-4336
Provides Legal Services to Indigent Residents of Suffolk County (Criminal Matters)
Suffolk County Office of Minority Affairs 631-853-4738
Promotes Business Development and Access to Services for Various Ethnic Groups
Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency

631-853-8387
631-853-VETS
Agency assists veterans in receiving benefits and services which they are entitled to

Suffolk County Women's Services
 
631-853-8284
County Agency Which Serves Women in Suffolk Through a Variety of Services

Nassau / NYC Agencies
Nassau Commission on Human Rights 516-571-3662
Agency that Takes Complaints of Discrimination that Occurred in Nassau County

Nassau County
516-571-3000
County of Nassau - General Information

NYC Commission on Human Rights
212-306-7500
Agency that Takes Complaints of Discrimination that Occurred in New York City

NY State Agencies
New York State Division of Human Rights  516-539-6848
New York State Agency that Takes Complaints of Discrimination

New York State
631-952-6700
State of New York - General Information
New York State Attorney General 631-231-2401
Investigates Complaints Alleging Patterns of Discrimination

New York State Department of Labor
516-794-8195
Labor Standards - Unpaid Wages, Bad Checks, Minimum Wage Violations
New York State Department of Labor, Division of
Immigrant Policies and Affairs
 
877-466-9757
877-IMM-WRKR
Informs immigrants about workplace rights

Federal Agencies
Equal Employment Opportunity
Commission
1-800-669-4000
Federal Agency that Takes Complaints Involving Discrimination in Employment

Housing and Urban Development
212-264-8000
Federal Agency that Takes Complaints Involving Discrimination in Housing

US Attorney General
212-264-0700
Enforces Federal Civil Rights Laws

US Department of Labor

516-338-1890 (Wage & Hour)
Enforces Family Medical Leave Act and Laws Regarding Overtime

 
212-607-8600 (Pension / Benefits)
Handles Questions Concerning Pensions, Retirement Benefits & COBRA


Private Agencies
 LGBT Network
 631-665-2300
 
LI Housing Services, Inc 631-567-5111
Promotes Equal Housing Opportunities in Nassau and Suffolk Counties
Nassau Suffolk Law Services 631-232-2400
631-369-1112
 Legal Services for Low Income People (Civil Matters Only)
Suffolk County Bar Association 631-234-5511
 Lawyer Referral Service for Suffolk County Residents
Mortgageloan.com  
Information on Housing and Mortgages for Individuals with disabilities