|Protection and Advocacy, Inc.|
|Sacramento City ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Coordinator |
|Sacramento County Adult Protective Services |
|Sacramento County Child Protective Services (CPS) |
|Sacramento County Advocacy Programs |
The Adult Advocate Program is a volunteer program that assists people not only with advocacy but with including consumers on workgroups and facilitating workgroups.
The Family Advocacy Program is funded through the Childrens System of Care (CSOC) and encourages employment of family members of consumers, and also employs youth advocates.
Adult Advocate (916) 875-4710 Family Coordinator (916) 875-4183
|Sacramento County Office of Patients' Rights |
The Office of Patients Rights represents the expressed interests of the client in Certification Review hearings and various other legal procedures. Whenever a patient in the local system feels their rights are being infringed upon or even denied, that consumer can request review of the instance by the local Office of Patients' Rights and a thorough investigation will be done.
|Sacramento County Civil Rights Coordinator |
If you believe that you were treated inappropriately or differently solely because of your race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, marital status, sex, age, or disability, state and federal regulations allow for you to file a civil rights complaint directly with the Civil Rights Coordinator for the Department of Health & Human Services.
|Sacramento County DHHS OmbSacudsman|
"Ombudsman" is a Swedish term that means protector or defender of citizen's rights. The Sacramento County Ombudsman:
- Conducts independent reviews of complaints concerning Agency policies or practices.
- Ensures that policies and practices are consistent with the goals and missions of the Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS).
- Ensures that individuals are treated fairly, respectfully and with dignity.
- Makes referrals and recommendations when appropriate.
http://www.sacdhhs.com/article.asp?ContentID=53 email@example.com (916) 875-2000