Smiles for Kids complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Smiles for Kids does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Smiles for Kids:
○ Qualified sign language interpreters
○ Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
○ Qualified interpreters
○ Information written in other languages
If you need these services, contact the Front Office Manager.
If you believe that Smiles for Kids 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: Heather Slack, Civil Rights Coordinator, 9201 Eagle Ranch Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114, 505-892-9010, Fax – (505) 890-2949, email@example.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. You may also contact the Civil Rights Coordinator if you need help filing a grievance.
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, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or 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 http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html