San Francisco Human Rights Commission

  • Address: 
    25 Van Ness Avenue, Room 800, San Francisco California 94102-6033
  • Phone: 
    +1 (415) 252-2500
  • Hours of Operation: 
    Open 8:30am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:30pm, Monday-Friday. Closed from 12:00pm-1:00pm.

The Human Rights Commission works to provide leadership and advocacy to secure, protect and promote human rights for all people.

The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Advisory Committee (LGBTAC) provides assistance and advice to the Commission regarding discrimination against the LGBT communities, advocates for the civil rights of persons with AIDS/HIV, and educates the LGBT communities about a diverse range of issues that impact their communities.

HRC's Discrimination Complaints Investigation and Mediation Division investigates and mediates complaints of discrimination and non-compliance in employmenthousing and public accommodation, as prescribed by City policy and jurisdiction. In addition, the Division is charged with implementing the Sanctuary City Ordinance by assisting the public in filing, mediating, and investigating complaints of non-compliance with the ordinance.