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Carroll County Human Relations Commission
Maryland Commission on Human Relations
10 Distillery Drive
Westminster, MD 21157-5021
c/o HSP, Inc
PO Box 489
Westminster, MD 21158-0489
410-795-8521 - voice
410-795-4637 - fax

Contact 1Virginia Harrison
Chairperson
 410-795-8521 or 410-857-2999 - voice
PurposeTo promote harmony and understanding among the citizens of Carroll County, and to ensure that all individuals are free to exercise and enjoy all civic, economic, political, housing, recreational, and other human rights.
ServiceActs as an independent body in resolving problems that may result from misunderstanding, miscommunication, and unequal treatment. Through education, mediation, and compromise, when appropriate, the commission seeks to resolve these problems in a fair and equitable manner. The CCHRC serves in an advisory capacity only. It has no legal powers. If the commission cannot help the parties involved reach a fair settlement, the person(s) with the complaint may be referred to the Maryland Commission on Human Relations, which does have legal enforcement powers. Persons who feel that they have been discriminated against should report this to the CCHRC.
FeesNo fees are charged.
Area ServedServes Carroll County.
SubjectsCivil Rights, Human Relations, Mediation, Volunteers - Needed
Last Updated9 March 2016