Additional Resources

If you think that your religious rights have been violated, you may seek assistance from the following offices:

New York State Office of the Attorney General

Civil Rights Bureau -- Religious Rights Initiative
28 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10005
212-416-8250 or 800-771-7755
TDD: 800-788-9898
Religious Rights
The Civil Rights Bureau investigates and prosecutes patterns or practices of religious discrimination.

New York State Division of Human Rights

One Fordham Plaza, 4th Floor
Bronx, New York 10458
TDD: 718-741-8300
 The New York State Division of Human Rights handles individual complaints of religious discrimination that violate the New York State Human Rights Law.

United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

33 Whitehall Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Phone: 800-669-4000
TDD: 800-669-6820
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission handles charges of religious discrimination in employment that violate federal Title VII.

The EEOC has provided additional information for employers and employees regarding religious discrimination at the following web address: