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Our Mission
To eradicate discrimination in the Commonwealth through enforcement of the Kentucky Civil Rights Act.

Our Vision
A Commonwealth united against discrimination. A Commonwealth united for equality.

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The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights
enforces the Kentucky Civil Rights Act

and the U.S. Civil Rights Act.

These laws make discrimination illegal.

The Commission works to end discrimination

and promote equality for everyone.

To file a discrimination complaint or for more information,

contact us at 1.800.292.5566.


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See the Winter 2015 Newsletter



Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby

The commission inducted Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby of Louisville, Ky.,

to its Gallery of Great Black Kentuckians.

Dr. Cosby is president of Simmons College.






Thank You for Making the 50th Anniversary March on Frankfort

A Great Success!

View photos of the event:

 Gallery of Photos



You can watch the 50th Anniversary March on Frankfort VIDEO




50 Years in the Journey of Civil Rights: Kentucky Commission on Human Rights Timeline

·         1960's

·         1970's

·         1980's

·         1990's

·         2000's

·         2010's

Kentucky Civil Rights Timeline


End Discrimination? Yes! Sharing knowledge is the key.



We provide training in -

  • Fair Housing Training Seminars
  • Fair Employment Training Seminars
  • Diversity Training Workshops
  • Sexual Harassment Training



Commission Executive Director


In the photo, Executive Director John Johnson stands with the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Sculpture in Washington D.C.


Last Updated 2/10/2015
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