BCI hereby gives public notice of its policy to uphold and assure full voluntary compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and all related statutes. Title VI statutes prohibit discrimination and require that no person in the United States of America shall, on the grounds of race, sex, color, age, national origin or language, disability, or socioeconomic status be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal assistance, such as the vehicle grants we receive for transportation services for our clients from MoDot.
It is the policy of the BCI to abide by all United States and Missouri State laws, Department of Mental Health –Division of Developmental Disabilities requirements applicable to discrimination and harassment. In accordance with those laws and policies, all staff of BCI will be responsible for maintaining an environment inclusive of its public services, programs and activities that is free of discrimination and harassment, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and all related statutes.
Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by a Title VI violation has a right to file a formal complaint with BCI, Title VI/Civil Rights Coordinator, 200 Trade Center Drive, St. Peters, Missouri, 63376 or call 636-875-5262. Any such complaint must be in writing and submitted within one hundred eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged occurrence.
Information regarding civil rights complaints, including procedures for filing a complaint is made available to members of the public upon request by contacting: Title VI/Civil Rights Coordinator, 200 Trade Center Drive, St. Peters, Missouri, 63376 or call 636-875-5262.