Collaboration & Community Engagement
The Department of Human Rights is committed to facilitating better dialog among administrative agencies and advocacy organizations, state councils and community organizations. Collaboration & community engagement activities of the Department includes work related to criminal background checks, financial literacy, prevention of school bullying, Olmstead Sub-Cabinet, same-sex marriage and workforce goals.
Events & Announcements
Connect with MDHR
Check out featured activities on our Events page
Publications & Media
Learn about your rights and responsibilities under the Human Rights Act through a variety of publications and video programs including video clips on the prevention of school bullying, commissioner's keynote speech on allophilia, the Department's biennium report as well as archived articles and case histories.
- The Civil Rights Act: Living the Legacy (one hour program)
- The Civil Rights Act: Living the Legacy - Commentary (30- minute followup program)
LIVING THE LEGACY YOUTH VIDEO CONTEST
MDHR is sponsoring a video contest to hear from youth across the state.
Video Message on Same-Sex Marriage
Commissioner Kevin Lindsey on the new same-sex marriage law.