Office of Human Relations & Mediation

Bringing harmony, equity, and equality to the citizens of Harford County

The Office of Human Relations 

Enforces the local anti-discrimination law and investigates alleged violations of the law.

Harford County Protected Classes

  • Race
  • Color
  • Religion
  • Sex
  • Disability
  • Familial Status
  • National Origin
  • Marital Status
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
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The Human Relations Commission

Works to understand and address equity and equality concerns of Harford County citizens.

The Harford County Mediation Commission

Was established in 1995 to provide citizens with an effective and efficient process to resolve disputes through mediation.

Together We...

  • Study the nature and causes of social friction
  • Make recommendations to the County Executive and County Council
  • Promote understanding and harmony between citizens
  • Host and support events that advocate cultural appreciation

Services Offered through the Office of Human Relations and Mediation

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