Join us & Register for the Civil Rights Community Town Hall -September 28, 2012

The Ohio Latino Affairs Commission The Asian and Pacific Islanders Advisory Council Invite you to attend: Civil Rights Community Town Hall: “Know Your Rights & Responsibilities”

Recognizing the changing demographics of today’s communities, including Ohio, immigrant community leaders and provider agencies alike are facing challenges in a) ensuring immigrant children and families are able to access available health and human services and b) understanding their rights and responsibilities under federal and state non-discrimination laws.


Join us for a civil rights community town hall and learn about your rights and responsibilities. Network with community leaders from all across the state of Ohio and share in a thoughtful dialogue with a diverse array of state and federal government officials.

Special Guests:

    ·         Leon Rodriguez, Director, Office for Civil Rights, US Dept. Health & Human Services
    ·         George Sheldon, Acting Assistant Secretary, Administration for Children and Families, US Dept. Health & Human Services
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Joe Leonard, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, US Dept. of Agriculture
    ·         Michael Payton, Director, Ohio Civil Rights Commission

    To register, please visit:  http://civilrightstownhallohio.eventbrite.com