The Westchester County Human Rights Commission is operating and continuing to accept new complaints by e-mail at , fax at (914) 995-7720), mail and hand delivery. The Commission is continuing to conduct investigations. All hearings dates and mediations sessions have been temporarily postponed. Please call our office at (914) 995-7710 if you have any questions or concerns. The Commission does not ask an individual’s immigration status.

In the wake of COVID-19, over 1,500 acts of hate, bias, and discrimination against people based on actual or perceived race, national origin, religion, age, disability or a perception about exposure to COVID-19 have been reported nationwide.

Threats and harassment based on a person’s protected class may constitute a hate crime. If you believe your safety is at risk, you should call 911 or contact your local law enforcement agency immediately.

For Information on the coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • Read the Frequently Asked Questions for workers regarding paid sick leave for COVID-19 related issues.
  • Call the New York State Department of Health at (888) 364-3065.
  • Go to the Westchester County Department of Health COVID-19 Updates.