The Chester County Intermediate Unit will not discriminate in employment, educational programs or activities based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, disability, handicap, religious creed, familial status, or because a person is a disabled veteran or a veteran of the Vietnam era. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for employees and program participants who are disabled.
No preschool, elementary, or secondary school pupil enrolled in an intermediate unit program shall be denied equal opportunity to participate in age and program appropriate instruction or activities due to race, color, disability, handicap, creed, national origin,marital status, financial hardship, or limited English proficiency. Participation in instruction and activities for a student identified as exceptional may be modified according to the Individual Educational Program (IEP) developed for the student. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for pupils who are disabled.
If you have a complaint regarding employment discrimination, youmay file a complaint with the CCIU Human Resources Department using the form contained in CCIU Procedure #0112.02 or by calling 484-237-5085.
If you have a complaint regarding program participation discrimination, you may file a complaint with the program supervisor using the form contained in CCIU Procedure #0112.01 or by calling 484-237-5085.
A complaint regarding employment discrimination or program participation discrimination will be investigated and a prompt response will be provided consistent with the CCIU procedures referenced above. You may also file employment related complaints with the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission (PHRC) or the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (Department of).
Program participation complaints may also be filed with the US Department of Education Office of Civil Rights (OCR) or the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR).