Advisory/Advocacy Services

CIVIL RIGHTS ADVOCACY

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceAssists individuals when they want to file a discrimination complaint when their civil rights have been violated.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Essex, Dutchess, Fulton, Franklin, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester)
TerritoryOTHER REGIONAL OFFICES:

Adirondack Region (Clinton, Essex, Franklin):
43 Durkee Street, Suite 700
Plattsburgh NY 12901
Phone 518-562-3282

Mid-Hudson Valley (Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Sullivan):
235 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Poughkeepsie NY 12601
Phone 845-485-3900

Lower Hudson Valley (Westchester, Putnam, Rockland):
101 East Post Road
White Plains NY 10601
Phone 914-422-8755
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Hotline: 800-771-7755 or Check website: www.oag.state.ny.us
Intake RequirementsApplication required
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityNew York State residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Office of the Attorney General
Physical Site Address 2 The Capital
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12224
Main Phone 518-776-2000
TDD Phone 800-788-9898 (TDD/TTY)
Other Phone 800-771-7755 (General Helpline) / 212-417-5397 (Medicaid Fraud) / 800-428-9071 (Healthcare Hotline) / 212-416-6149 (Immigration Fraud) / 212-417-5397 (Medicaid Fraud)
Service Location Email NYAG.Pressoffice@ag.ny.gov
Web Address www.ag.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
Affiliated Program: CIVIL RIGHTS ADVOCACY
This Service: Advisory/Advocacy Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Civil Rights Issues (YZ-1500)
Discrimination Assistance (FT-1800)