Civil Rights Compliance

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) receives federal money from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, as a result we must comply with Federal Civil Rights laws and regulations. Since this is the source of the funds you have received or will receive from DCF, you also, are required, as a condition of the receipt these funds, to comply with these same Civil Rights laws.

The information on this site is intended as a resource to the State and Federal Civil Rights laws and requirements. This site has information on policies, plan requirements, training materials and other references which support the DCF Civil Rights mission, and federal and state requirements.

We hope the information provided on this site serves as a useful resource. If you have any questions or comments regarding the content of the site please feel free to contact Earnestine Moss, Equal Opportunity Officer, at (608) 266-5335 or via TTY at 711 or Toll Free, at 1-800-947-3529.

Updated October 08, 2014

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