Title VI Notice to Public

Recipients must notify the public of its rights under Title VI and include the notice and where it is posted in the Title VI Program. The notice must include:

A statement that the agency operates programs without regard to race, color and national origin.

A description of the procedures members of the public should follow in order to request additional information on the grantee’s nondiscrimination obligations.

A description of the procedure members of the public should follow in order to file a discrimination complaint against the grantee.

The following is House of Hope/ Stepping Stones ’s Title VI notice to the public: House of Hope/ Stepping Stones operates its transportation programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the House of Hope/ Stepping Stones.

For more information on the House of Hope/ Stepping Stones civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint about the transportation program, contact the Title VI Liaison at 954-524-8989 Ext 1020; 908 SW 1st Street Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33312 www.houseofhope.org.

A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Florida Department of Transportation by filing a complaint with the District X Title VI Coordinator Latasha ray at 954-524-8989 Ext 1020

(This information can be obtained from the FDOT Title VI website:
http://www.dot.state.fl.us/equalopportunityoffice/titlevicontacts.shtm)

A complainant may also file a complaint directly with Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Complaint Team, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.

If information is needed in another language, contact Latasha Ray.