Civil Rights Information

Providing the Same Aid, Benefits & Services to All

California county social services departments may not discriminate against you on the basis of race, ethnic or national origin, religion, political affiliation, marital status, sex, age, disability, or any other protected area.

Agencies must provide the same aid, benefits, and services to all individuals and groups, except as authorized by federal or state law or the governor's executive order.

How to Report Discrimination

If you believe you have been discriminated against, email Civil Rights Coordinator Karen Hayden at (530) 283-6474. Please make sure to state the basis of the discrimination, the specific allegation, and the resolution you are seeking.