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Complaint Process for Title II of the American Disabilities ActTitle II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with a disability from discrimination on the basis of that disability in the services, programs, or activities of the Michigan Department of Human Services. This notice is posted to inform the public of the provisions of Title II of the ADA and the requirements of the federal ADA regulations.
Complaint Procedure: MDHS does not discriminate against qualified individuals with a disability in its services, programs or activities. Also, qualified individuals with a disability are not excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of the services, programs, or activities of MDHS. If you have a complaint under Title II of the ADA about the services, programs or activities of the MDHS, you are encouraged to file your complaint with the ADA/Section 504 Coordinator.
The Department of Human Services complaint procedure is designed to informally resolve complaints of disability discrimination under Title II of the ADA. To file a complaint, please follow the steps of the MDHS complaint procedure.
Step 1: Fill out and Deliver Your Complaint
Step 2: Meet with the ADA/Section 504 Coordinator
Step 3: Resolution of Your Complaint
A. Employment Complaints: Title I of the ADA - Not Title II - addresses disability discrimination related to employment issues, including job application procedures, employment qualification standards, employment testing, hiring, advancement, discharge, employee compensation, job training, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment. If you have a complaint regarding any of these employment issues, you should not use this Title II ADA complaint procedure.
B. Complaints about Other Departments: The complaint procedure outlined in this notice is available only for complaints regarding the Michigan Department of Human Services. A complaint regarding another department or agency of the State of Michigan must be filed directly with that other department or agency.
C. No Waiver: This policy and complaint procedure is not a waiver of immunity of the State of Michigan or the Michigan Department of Human Services under the Constitution of the United States.
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