The New York State Division of Human Rights is dedicated to eliminating discrimination, remedying injustice, and promoting equal opportunity, access, and dignity through enforcement of the Human Rights Law.
A New York free of discrimination where everyone can fulfill their potential and participate fully in the life of the state.
We accomplish our mission by:
- Investigating, prosecuting and adjudicating discrimination cases
- Educating the public about their rights and responsibilities
- Proposing policy and legislation; and
- Building community