• Human Rights

Commission on Human Rights

The purpose of the Commission is to promote better human relations among all people in Sonoma County through education, mediation, cooperation with County and community agencies, and by initiating action that fosters the recognition of and an appreciation for the cultural diversity of the community.

More details including authority, vacancies, duties, membership composition, compensation and terms

Safe Sonoma County

Please note that SafeSonomaCounty, an innovative resource and referral website project being built by the Commission – put on hold in the aftermath of the fires – is back on track!

More than ever, we are reminded of the spirit behind the Public Service Announcement filmed last year by members of our diverse community. Stay tuned for updates during the summer of 2018!

Discrimination and Bullying in Our Schools

Junior Commission on Human Rights releases the results of a youth survey on racial discrimination and harassment in Sonoma County Schools.

  • Published on November 6, 2020

    The Administrative Support Services Manager will report to the Assistant County Administrator and will be directly responsible for providing services to three different departments: CAO, Office of Equity, and the Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach (IOLERO).

  • Published on October 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM

    On October 12 we celebrate Indigenous People's Day. Today, we present oral histories of two members of Movimiento Cultural de la Union Indígena.

  • More News

Contact Information

Commission on Human Rights
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
Address
Sonoma County Administration Building
575 Administration Drive
Suite 116B
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464975, -122.725632
Follow Us

United Nations Declaration & Conventions

Advocates for Human Rights

County of Sonoma Boards, Commissions and Committees

English Application
(PDF: 164 kB)

Spanish Application
(PDF: 166 kB)