Learn about housing discrimination and housing laws enforced by TWC’s Civil Rights Division. Find information on employment discrimination. Get housing or employment discrimination presentations and training. Learn about required personnel policies and procedures reviews.

Find Information on Housing Discrimination

Learn about housing discrimination complaint procedures, deadlines, resolution and more.

Find Information on Employment Discrimination

Learn about employment discrimination, complaint procedures, deadlines, resolution and more.

Get Fair Housing & Equal Employment Opportunity Training & Presentations

Benefit from our presentations or training for housing providers on complying with Federal and Texas Fair Housing requirements, or on compliance with Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO).

Learn About Personnel Policies & Procedures Reviews

Find information about required reviews of personnel policies and procedures for each state agency, public institution and system of higher education to ensure compliance with Texas Labor Code, Chapter 21.

What we do for Texans

A series of free virtual 60 minute events hosted quarterly to engage with the public and share information on how the Civil Rights Division with the Texas Workforce Commission can assist them with fair housing and equal employment. These events are intended for Texas employers, employees, job seekers, housing providers and consumers. See below for registration and event details.

  • Thursday, December 10, 2020 from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: View the Civil Rights Division Live Event video.
    Protect Dignity at Home and in the Workplace. Join the Office of Civil Rights as they provide information regarding equal employment and fair housing trends from across the State with expert advice on opening the dialogue to address concerns before they become issues.
  • Thursday, February 11, 2021 from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Register for Texas Event Series.
    Join Robert Gonzalez and Marcia Anavitarte-Jordon on February 11, 2021 as they walk you through what happens after a complaint is reported and explain what mediation can do for you. This is a free event hosted by the Civil Rights Division in conjunction with the Texas Workforce Commission.

Find Commission on Human Rights Information

As of September 1, 2015 the duties and authority of the Texas Commission on Human Rights were transferred to the Texas Workforce Commissioners. Find information about the TWC Civil Rights Division.

 

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