Get Counted NY! Census 2020 ​

DHR encourages you to participate in the 2020 census. The deadline to respond to the 2020 census has been extended to October 31, 2020. Visit to learn more.

Guide to Racial Discrimination ​

The NYS Division of Human Rights has developed a racial discrimination poster that informs about racial discrimination under the NYS Human Rights Law and explains other ways that the law protects from indirect forms of racial discrimination.

Coronavirus Response Related Changes & Updates ​

DHR staff across the State are in the process of returning to the office in conjunction with the regions in which they are located. Walk-in visits will not be possible at this time. We still strongly encourage New Yorkers to practice social distancing and to remember that the best way to connect with DHR is via telephone at 888-392-3644 and email at Opens in a new window[email protected]