The Human Rights Commission works to provide leadership and advocacy to secure, protect and promote human rights for all people. The Human Rights Commission was established in 1964 by City Ordinance and became a Charter Commission in 1990.
Executive Director, Theresa Sparks
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For General Information
Human Rights Commission
25 Van Ness Avenue, Room 800
San Francisco, CA 94102-6033
For Public Document Requests
Budget and Policy Coordinator
Phone: (415) 252-2531
San Francisco Charter
San Francisco Administrative Code
San Francisco Police Code
San Francisco "Know Your Rights" Ordinance
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Upcoming Meetings & Events
HRC Special Community Meeting
: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Location: Bessie Carmichael Elementary School, 375 7th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103.
LGBT Aging Policy Task Force Health and Social Services Subcommittee Regular Meeting (Agenda Pending): Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 4:00 PM. Location: 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 800, San Francisco, CA 94102.