Notice of Nondiscrimination

Stonington Institute complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude people or treat them differently on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status.

Stonington:

  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
    • Qualified sign language interpreters
    • Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
    • Qualified interpreters
    • Information written in other languages

If you need these services, contact Bill Savinelli.

If you believe that Stonington has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with: Bill Savinelli, Clinical Director, 75 Swantown Hill Road, North Stonington, CT 06359, Phone: (860) 445-3667, Fax: (860)445-3010, Email: [email protected]. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Bill Savinelli is available to help you.

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electrically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, D.C. 20201
1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697(TDD)

Complaint Forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.