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Nondiscrimination Policy

Nondiscrimination In Services

Admissions, the provision of services, and referrals of residents shall be made without regard to race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin (including limited English proficiency), age or sex.

Program services shall be made accessible to eligible persons with disabilities through the most practical and economically feasible methods available.  These methods include, but are not limited to, equipment redesign, the provision of aides, and the use of alternative service delivery locations.  Structural modifications shall be considered only as a last resort among available methods.    

Any resident who believes they have been discriminated against may file a complaint of discrimination with any of the following:

Catholic Social Services
Mercy Hospice
Archdiocese of Philadelphia
222 N. 17th Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Human Services
Bureau of Equal Opportunity
Room 225, Health & Welfare Bldg.
P.O. Box 2675
Harrisburg, PA 17105

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Human Services
Bureau of Equal Opportunity
Southeast Regional Office
801 Market Street, Suite 5034
Philadelphia, PA 19107

PA Human Relations Commission
Philadelphia Regional Office
110 N. 8th Street, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA 19107

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Civil Rights
Suite 372, Public Ledger Bldg.
150 South Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106-9111

Nondiscrimination Policy Statement

An open and equitable personnel system will be established and maintained. Personnel policies, procedures and practices will be designed to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, age or sex.

Employment opportunities shall be provided for applicants with disabilities and reasonable accommodation(s) shall be made to meet the physical or mental limitations of qualified applicants or employees.

Any employee who believes they have been discriminated against may file a complaint of discrimination with any of the following:

Catholic Social Services
Mercy Hospice
Archdiocese of Philadelphia
222 N. 17th Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Human Services
Bureau of Equal Opportunity
Room 225, Health & Welfare Bldg.
P.O. Box 2675
Harrisburg, PA 17105

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Human Services
Bureau of Equal Opportunity
Southeast Regional Office
801 Market Street, Suite 5034
Philadelphia, PA 19107

PA Human Relations Commission
Philadelphia Regional Office
110 N. 8th Street, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA 19107

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Civil Rights
Suite 372, Public Ledger Bldg.
150 South Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106-9111

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