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Commonwealth of Virginia’s Health Benefits Programs Nondiscrimination Notice

The State and Local Health Benefits Programs of the Department of Human Resource Management (the "Health Plan"), sponsored by the Commonwealth of Virginia (the “Commonwealth”) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  The Plan does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

The Plan:

• Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:

○ Qualified sign language interpreters
○ Written information in other formats (such as large print, audio, accessible electronic formats)

• Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as: 

○ Qualified interpreters
○ Information written in other languages

If you need these services, contact the Office of Health Benefits Programs.

If you believe that the Plan has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with:

Office of Health Benefits Programs
Department of Human Resource Management
101 North 14th Street – 13th Floor
Richmond, Virginia 23219-3657
Please mark the envelope - Confidential

To use email, send your complaint to appeals@dhrm.virginia.gov

To use facsimile, fax your complaint to 804-786-0356.

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, the Office of Health Benefits Program is available to help you.  

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, D.C. 20201
1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD)

Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.



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