Notice of Nondiscrimination

Saint Simons By-The-Sea complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Saint Simons By-The-Sea does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Saint Simons By-The-Sea:

  • 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 Beth Thompson, Civil Rights Coordinator

If you believe that Saint Simons By-The-Sea 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:

Beth Thompson, Civil Rights Coordinator Saint Simons By-The-Sea 2927 Demere Road St. Simons, GA 31522 Phone: 912-638-1999 Fax: 912-634-8519 [email protected]

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Beth Thompson, Civil Rights Coordinator, 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.