The New England Health Care Employees Welfare Fund (the “Fund”) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. The Fund does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
- 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 (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other 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 Welfare Fund’s Executive Director.
If you believe that the Fund 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:
New England Health Care Employees Welfare Fund
Attention: Executive Director
77 Huyshope Avenue, 2nd Floor
Hartford, CT 06106-7001
(860) 728-1100 or toll-free (800) 227-4744
Fax: (860) 947-8080
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Welfare Fund’s Executive Director 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, 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 HHS Office for Civil Rights