The Commission on Human Rights works to promote
positive intergroup relations between various groups
represented in Nassau County. With a growing diverse
population, this unit, as well as many of the staff,
has been very active in coordinating conference seminars,
and addressing positive human relations. This unit
of the commission actively responds to bias incidents
in all communities of the county. The Community Relations
Unit can be reached at (516) 571-3662.
The Commission on Human
Rights provides programs concerning diversity
issues and multicultural awareness for employers
and community groups in Nassau County. Information
regarding programs can be obtained by contacting
the Community Relations Unit at (516) 571-3662.
The Commission on Human Rights
also provides Afro-Americans cultural enrichment
seminars which have been introduced to various
school districts, universities and youth organizations
in Nassau County. The Afro-American Ensemble has
performed and demonstrated to many and various
groups, the intricacies of African dance and music.
For further information please call (516) 571-3662.