Welcome to the State of California 

Office of Compliance-Civil Rights

 *This office only addresses civil rights issues related to CDPH employees*

The mission of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Office of Compliance-Civil Rights (OOC-Civil Rights), is to administer CDPH’s equal employment opportunity and civil rights programs to ensure that the Department is in compliance with state and federal civil rights laws and maintains fair and equitable policies and procedures that will result in a work environment free of discrimination.

CDPH Director's Disabilities Advisory Committee

The California Department of Public Health, Disabilities Advisory Committee (DAC) advises the Director on matters of concern pertaining to employees with disabilities. In coordination with the OOC-Civil Rights, DAC collaborates with the Department employees to ensure and enable staff with disabilities have opportunities to use their abilities in their work environment.

Our Director shares the goals and concerns of the employees with disabilities and those affected by disabilities. The CDPH DAC, along with the Department’s OOC-Civil Rights, works with the Director on many important disabilities related issues. Through this collaborative effort , many disabled employees are able to offer their talents and expertise to the State of California.

If you have questions about the CDPH DAC, please contact the CDPH OOC-Civil Rights.


Mailing Address

California Department of Public Health
OOC-Civil Rights, MS 0504
P. O. Box 997377
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377

Physical Address

1300 17th Street
Sacramento, CA 95811


Voice: (916) 445-0938
TTY: 711
Fax:  (916) 440-5724

Last modified on: 10/16/2015 10:44 AM