Accessibility and HHS Notice of Nondiscrimination
Notice of Nondiscrimination: Washington County Department of Health and Human Services does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or a part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program.
Washington County HHS provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively, such as qualified sign language interpreters and written information in other formats. Washington County HHS provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as qualified interpreters and information written in other languages. More information can be found in these policies and procedures:
- Washington County Reasonable Accommodation Policy and Procedure
- Communication with Individuals With Limited English Proficiency
- HHS Compliance with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act)
If you believe that Washington County HHS has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way, you can file a grievance with:
Washington County ADA Coordinator
Support Services Department
Facilities and Parks Services
169 N First Ave, MS 42
Hillsboro, OR 97124
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building, Washington, D.C. 20201 or by phone at 1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD).
Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.