Legislative Framework

The Barnstable County Human Rights Commission promotes equal opportunity in housing, employment, education, public accommodations, Town and County services, insurance, banking, credit and health care for all persons in Barnstable County regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, sexual or affectional preference, marital, family or military status, source of income, neighborhood or disability.

If you or someone you know is being exposed to any form of discrimination please use our helpful links to find out what you can do next. If more help is required please do not hesitate to call or email us.

How to file a complaint with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD)

http://www.mass.gov/mcad/filing-complaint/

How to file a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

https://www.eeoc.gov/employees/howtofile.cfm

Email: hrc@barnstablecounty.org

Phone Number: (508) 375-6912