Advocacy - Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

Chicago Regional Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education

500 W Madison St, Ste 1475, Citigroup Center, Chicago, IL, 60661-4544

951 Miles—Get Directions

(312) 730-1560

Website

 http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Other Services: 3 Services offered by this provider

Housing Discrimination Hotline

Fair Housing Enforcement Center - Midwest Office

77 W Jackson Blvd, Ste 2122, Ralph H. Metcalfe Federal Bldg, Chicago, IL, 60604-3501

951 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 669-9777

Website

 http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/housing_discrimination

Description: Call with complaints of discrimination due to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability

Description: Call with complaints of discrimination due to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability

Other Services: 16 Services offered by this provider

LGBTQ Support Services

Call for location

(312) 663-4413

Website

 http://www.lambdalegal.org

Description: Supports the communities through a variety of services

Description: Supports the communities through a variety of services

Ombudsman

Region #6 - South West

100 Freeman Dr, St. Peter, MN, 56082-6082

1013 Miles—Get Directions

(507) 985-2052

Website

 http://mn.gov/omhdd

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Other Services: 9 Services offered by this provider

Community Advisory Group

207 Lafayette St, Winona, MN, 55987-3581

1015 Miles—Get Directions

(507) 457-8200

Website

 https://www.facebook.com/winonahumanrightscommission

Description: Provides advice and guidance for organizations serving the community

Description: Provides advice and guidance for organizations serving the community

Advocacy - Disabilities

109 S 5th St, Ste 700, Marshall, MN, 56258-1298

1019 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 422-1485

Website

 http://www.swcil.com/wordpress/services

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Other Services: 13 Services offered by this provider

Ombudsman

Region #7 - Southwest Metro and Southeast MN

100 W Lyon Ave, Ste 106, Lake City, MN, 55041-1674

1035 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 345-2335

Website

 http://mn.gov/omhdd

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Other Services: 9 Services offered by this provider

School to Adult Life Transition Services

8161 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, MN, 55437-1044

1054 Miles—Get Directions

(952) 838-9000

Website

 https://www.pacer.org/students/transition-to-life

Description: Information and resources for families and youth with disabilities to transition to adult life successfully

Description: Information and resources for families and youth with disabilities to transition to adult life successfully

Other Services: 16 Services offered by this provider

Health Information for Children with Disabilities or Special Health Needs

8161 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, MN, 55437-1044

1054 Miles—Get Directions

(952) 838-9000

Website

 https://www.pacer.org/health

Description: Central source for families of children and young adults with special health care needs and disabilities to obtain support, advocacy, and information about the health care system

Description: Central source for families of children and young adults with special health care needs and disabilities to obtain support, advocacy, and information about the health care system

Other Services: 16 Services offered by this provider

Discrimination Investigation

15 Kellogg Blvd W, Ste 240 - City Hall, St. Paul, MN, 55102-1606

1061 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 266-8966

Website

 https://www.stpaul.gov/departments/human-rights-equal-economic-opportunity/human-rights

Description: Investigates complaints of discrimination occurring in St. Paul

Description: Investigates complaints of discrimination occurring in St. Paul

Law Advocates for Students and Families

School Law Center

452 Selby Ave, St. Paul, MN, 55102-1727

1062 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 222-6288

Website

 http://www.schoollawcenter.com

Description: Represents parents and children with disabilities in special education issues

Description: Represents parents and children with disabilities in special education issues

Discrimination Investigations and Complaints

625 Robert St N, Freeman Bldg, St. Paul, MN, 55155-2538

1062 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 539-1100

Website

 https://mn.gov/mdhr/intake

Description: Enforces and educates about the Minnesota Human Rights Act

Description: Enforces and educates about the Minnesota Human Rights Act

Other Services: 4 Services offered by this provider

Legal Services - Civil Liberties Violations

2300 Myrtle Ave, Ste 180, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1899

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 645-4097

Website

 https://www.aclu-mn.org

Description: Provides civil rights education, legislative advocacy and legal representation for a small number of high-impact civil rights violations

Description: Provides civil rights education, legislative advocacy and legal representation for a small number of high-impact civil rights violations

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Legal Assistance - HIV/AIDS

JustUs Health - Territorial

2577 Territorial Rd, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1500

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 373-9176

Website

 https://www.justushealth.mn/get-support/assistance/legal-services

Description: Legal help for low-income individuals

Description: Legal help for low-income individuals

Other Services: 17 Services offered by this provider

Discrimination Prevention and Response

350 S 5th St, Ste 239, Minneapolis, MN, 55415-1314

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 673-3012

Website

 http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/civilrights/index.htm

Description: Enforces the city ordinance which prohibits discrimination and provides education about Civil Rights

Description: Enforces the city ordinance which prohibits discrimination and provides education about Civil Rights

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Office of Police Conduct Review (OPCR)

350 S 5th St, Ste 239, Minneapolis, MN, 55415-1314

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 673-5500

Website

 http://www.minneapolismn.gov/civilrights/policereview/index.htm

Description: Investigates and makes determinations about complaints against Minneapolis Police Officers.

Description: Investigates and makes determinations about complaints against Minneapolis Police Officers.

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Filing of Employment Discrimination Charges

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) - Minneapolis Area Office

330 2nd Ave S, Ste 720, Minneapolis, MN, 55401-2529

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 669-4000

Website

 https://www.eeoc.gov/field/minneapolis

Description: Enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Description: Enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Fair Housing / Equal Opportunity

HUD Office - Minnesota (US Department Of Housing and Urban Development (HUD))

212 3rd Ave S, Ste 150, Minneapolis, MN, 55401-2657

1063 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 370-3000

Website

 http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/fair_housing_equal_opp

Description: Administers federal laws and establishes national policies that make sure all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice.

Description: Administers federal laws and establishes national policies that make sure all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice.

Other Services: 16 Services offered by this provider

Advocacy - Housing

2100 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis, MN, 55411-3675

1064 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 302-3141

Website

 http://mul.org/programs/wealth-accumulation

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Other Services: 7 Services offered by this provider

Ombudsman

Region #9 - East Metro

121 7th Pl E, Ste 420, Metro Square Bldg, St. Paul, MN, 55101-2117

1064 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 757-1810

Website

 http://mn.gov/omhdd

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Description: Neutral party who investigates consumer complaints

Other Services: 9 Services offered by this provider