Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations (PghCHR)

Pittsburgh Human Relations Commission

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United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceHandles complaints of discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, place of birth, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, familial status, age, handicap/disability, use of a support animal, status as a victim of domestic violence, and gender identity/expression in the areas of employment, housing, and public accommodations.
Provides training regarding civil rights and responsibilities.
Geographical AreaCity of Pittsburgh
Intake ProcedureCall or download form from web site Get form here.Takes cases of discrimination in housing, employment and public accommodations within the City of Pittsburgh.
Intake RequirementsJurisdiction: discriminatory harm must have occurred within the jurisdiction of the City of Pittsburgh. Harm must have occurred within the last 365 days.
Helpful TipsAppointments preferred but not necessary. Will refer to other agencies when appropriate.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish & Spanish spoken Written information in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Swahili, Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Nepali, and Russian
EligibilityAvailable to anyone, including residents and visitors, who have experienced harm due to discrimination in the City of Pittsburgh. We do not ask about immigration or citizenship status.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of Operation 8:00am-4:45pm, weekdays
Contact Information
Contact's Name Carlos Torres
Contact's Position Executive Director
Contact's Phone 412-255-2600
Contact's Email Carlos.torres@pittsburghpa.gov
Physical Site Address 1 414 Grant Street
Physical Site Address 2 908 City-County Building
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Main Phone 412-255-2600
Fax 412-255-2288
Service Location Email human.relations@pittsburghpa.gov
Web Address http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/chr
Additional Information
Twitter Addresshttps://twitter.com/PghCHR_
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pittsburgh Human Relations Commission
Affiliated Program: Pittsburgh Human Relations Commission
This Service: Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations (PghCHR)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Discrimination Assistance (FT-1800)