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    New factsheet highlights protections for Black New Yorkers and CCHR's work to advance human rights and eliminate all forms of racial discrimination.

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Applications for Yes Council 2022-2023 are now open

    Young leaders between ages 13 and 21 interested in working on human rights issues in NYC can apply. Selected applicants will be announced in September.

     

Domestic Workers - Nannies, Home Care Workers, House Cleaners

    The NYC Human Rights Law's employment protections extend to all domestic workers, including nannies, home care workers, housecleaners, and any other worker who is employed in a home providing childcare, eldercare, companionship, or housekeeping services in New York City.

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Images of Excelsior Pass and a CDC Vaccination Card

    Many employers and businesses in New York City now require their employees and customers to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. Businesses must ensure they are implementing vaccine requirements equitably to comply with the NYC Human Rights Law. Learn more.  


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Your safety and the safety of our staff is a priority. To help ensure we address your needs in accordance with health guidance, please contact us at (212) 416-0197 to schedule an appointment. Appointments will be conducted by phone or video conference, and in-person when necessary. You can also click here to report discrimination online.



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