Human Relations

The Winston-Salem Human Relations Commission / Human Relations Department (WSHRC/HRD) educates, provides, facilitates, promotes, anticipates, studies, and recommends programs, projects, feedback, and actions for the elimination of discrimination in any and all fields of human relationships.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

The City of Winston-Salem's employment practices are guided by federal, state, and local rules and regulations guaranteeing employment opportunities to all persons without regard to and prohibiting discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, religion, political affiliation or beliefs, national origin or handicap, unless a bonafide occupational qualification exists.

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Requests for Reasonable Accommodation

The City is subject to certain provisions within the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Should you have a question concerning the ADA, its application to the City, or a request for a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Human Resources Department or the City's ADA Coordinator in the City Attorney's Office for further information.

Latest News

Posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Human Relations - Oct. 17, 2018 The Human Relations Department is co-sponsoring a day-long Newcomers Symposium on Thurs...
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018
Human Relations - Oct. 15, 2018 The city will hold a forum Tuesday, Oct. 23, to hear from citizens with disabilities,...

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Nov 8

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Benton Convention Center, 301 West 5th S...

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