CHARLESTON, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The West Virginia Human Rights Commission, a division of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, has launched their newly designed website at: http://www.hrc.wv.gov.
Visitors to the new site have access to popular forms, publications, decisions, along with meeting agendas and upcoming events. The website also takes advantage of a new responsive design that enables visitors to quickly and easily view information from a smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.
“The goal of this website is to provide a resource that helps educate and protect the public against discrimination in employment and in places of public accommodations,” said Mary Kaye Jacquet, Acting Executive Director. “Updating our site to now be responsive means that people can find the resources they need no matter which device they are viewing from.”
The West Virginia Human Rights Commission is a state government agency that investigates and adjudicates discrimination complaints in the areas of employment, housing and places of public accommodation. Their mission is to educate the public on the West Virginia Human Rights Act and to bring about respect, tolerance, and mutual understanding among all citizens of West Virginia regardless of their race, gender, religious persuasion, ethnicity, or disability.
WV.gov is the official website of the state of West Virginia (http://www.wv.gov) and is the result of an innovative public-private partnership between the state and West Virginia Interactive. West Virginia Interactive works with state and local government agencies to build and manage interactive online services and is a subsidiary of digital government firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).
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