Our agency complies with applicable federal civil rights laws. It is our policy to provide service service to all persons without regard to diagnosis, race, color, creed, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, national origin, place of residence or ability to pay with regard to admission, access to treatment or employment.
CIVIL RIGHTS FOR INDIVIDUALS DISCLAIMER
As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, Hospice Care of the Northwest does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, disability, diagnosis, sexual orientation, place of residence, sex or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Hospice Care of the Northwest directly, or through a contractor or any other entity with which Hospice Care of the Northwest arranges to carry out its programs and activities.
This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Regulations of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, and 91.
In case of questions, please contact:
Hospice Care of the Northwest
TTY or State Relay Number:
(800) 735-2900 (TTY)
(877) 263-7776 (Voice Translation Services)
A Civil Rights complaint may also be filed with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights by using any of the following methods:
- Submit electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Compliant Portal, available at: https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf
- Write to the Department of U.S. Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building Washington, D.C. 20201. Complaint forms available at: http://hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html
- Call 1-800-868-1019 (toll free) or 1-800-537-7697 (TDD).
Language Assistance Services
We provide language assistance/translation services for many languages:
- Cushite (Oromo)
- Persian (Farsi)