Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission - Harrisburg - Discrimination Assistance

Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission - Harrisburg Regional Office

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General Information
Description of ServiceReceives and processes complaints of alleged discrimination, including but not limited to, discrimination in employment, housing, education, public accommodations and lending. In addition, familial status is a protected class in the area of housing.

To File a Complaint:
Complaints must be filed with the PHRC Regional Office serving your county as listed below.
Harrisburg Regional Office
Riverfront Office Center, 5th Floor
1101-1125 South Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104-2515
(717) 787-9784
(717) 787-7279 TTY users only

Publishes a brochure on recognition and prevention of sexual harassment in the workplace. Whenever ANY question arises, please refer directly to the Human Relations Commission for determination. Client needs to be able to prove discrimination to the Human Relations Commission. If the Human Relations Commission accepts the claim, the employer, landlord, whoever claim is brought against, must then prove that they HAVE NOT discriminated. Has the legal authority to hold public hearings, issue orders, and take its decisions to court.
The Commission also publishes brochures on Interviewing, Effective Disciplinary Action,Effective Performance and Employment Information and Resources for Employees with Disabilities.
Geographical AreaAdams, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Cambria, Carbon, Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming, York
Intake Procedureby appointment, telephone, website
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityIndividuals with employment discrimination problems
Click here to see a map of PA counties and the PA Human Relations Commission regional offices that serve them.
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 717-787-9780
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 333 Market Street
Physical Site Address 2 8th Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17101
Main Phone 717-787-9780
TDD Phone 717-787-7279
Other Phone 717-787-4410 General Inquiries
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission - Harrisburg Regional Office
This Service: Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission - Harrisburg - Discrimination Assistance
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Constitutional/Civil Rights Groups (TD-1600.3100-160)
Discrimination Assistance (FT-1800)