Non-Discrimination Policy

Discrimination is Against the Law

Hospice of St. Francis complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  Hospice of St. Francis does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Hospice of St. Francis:

  • 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 the Compliance Officer.

If you believe that Hospice of St. Francis 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: Compliance Officer, 1250-B Grumman Place, Titusville, FL  32780, 321-269-4240, TTY 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771; Fax 321-269-5428, Email:  compliance@hospiceofstfrancis.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, the Compliance Officer 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, electronically 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.

Language
English ATTENTION: If you speak English, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Arabic ملحوظة: إذا كنت تتحدث اذكر اللغة، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغوية تتوافر لك بالمجان. اتصل برقم 1-888-808-9008 (رقم هاتف الصم والبكم: 1-800-955-8771).
Chinese 注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電 1-888-808-9008(TTY:7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771)。
French Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-888-808-9008 (ATS : 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
German ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Gujarati સુચના: જો તમે ગુજરાતી બોલતા હો, તો નિ:શુલ્ક ભાષા સહાય સેવાઓ તમારા માટે ઉપલબ્ધ છે. ફોન કરો 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Haitian-Creole ATANSYON: Si w pale Kreyòl Ayisyen, gen sèvis èd pou lang ki disponib gratis pou ou. Rele 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Italian ATTENZIONE: In caso la lingua parlata sia l’italiano, sono disponibili servizi di assistenza linguistica gratuiti. Chiamare il numero 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Korean 주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다. 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).번으로 전화해 주십시오.
Polish UWAGA: Jeżeli mówisz po polsku, możesz skorzystać z bezpłatnej pomocy językowej. Zadzwoń pod numer 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Portuguese ATENÇÃO: Se fala português, encontram-se disponíveis serviços linguísticos, grátis. Ligue para 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Russian ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. Звоните 1-888-808-9008 (телетайп: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Spanish ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Tagalog PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. Tumawag sa 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Thai เรียน: ถ้าคุณพูดภาษาไทยคุณสามารถใช้บริการช่วยเหลือทางภาษาได้ฟรี โทร 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).
Vietnamese CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. Gọi số 1-888-808-9008 (TTY: 7-1-1 or 1-800-955-8771).