Welcome to the State of California 

Office of Civil Rights

The mission of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Office of Civil Rights (OCR), 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 (DAC)

The California Department of Public Health, Disabilities Advisory Committee (DAC) advises the Director on matters pertaining to equal employment opportunities and reasonable accommodation issues for department employees with disabilities. In coordination with the Office of Civil Rights, DAC collaborates with 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 Office of Civil Rights (OCR), 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 Director's Disabilities Advisory Committee (DAC), please contact the CDPH Office of Civil Rights.


Mailing Address

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

Physical Address

1500 Capitol Avenue, Suite 72.247
Sacramento, CA 95814


Voice: (916) 445-0938
TTY: 711
Fax:  (916) 323-5499

Last modified on: 10/24/2013 10:07 AM