California’s Civil Rights Agency

The Department of Fair Employment and Housing is the state agency charged with enforcing California’s civil rights laws. The mission of the DFEH is to protect the people of California from unlawful discrimination in employment, housing, businesses, and state-funded programs, and from bias-motivated violence and human trafficking.

DFEH News and Alerts

Get the latest information about the Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) from our DFEH News page.

Public Notices and Events

  • June 8, 2022 – County of Ventura Farmworker Resource program: RAIZ INFORMATIVA Live Podcast. View Flyer or Register
  • June 23, 2022 – Resources for Independence Central Valley (RICV): California Fair Employment and Housing Act Event
  • June 23, 2022 – Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers: Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers Roundtable on Cultural Competency and Elimination of Bias
  • July 1, 2022 – National Employment Lawyers Association: We Rise. We Lead – NELA’s 2022 Annual Convention. Register

Follow DFEH

Communication Center: 800-884-1684 (voice), 800-700-2320 (TTY) or
California's Relay Service at 711 |