Notice of Nondiscrimination

La Amistad Behavioral Health Services complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  La Amistad Behavioral Health Services does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

La Amistad Behavioral Health Services:

  • 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 Irene Prezioso, Civil Rights Coordinator

If you believe that La Amistad Behavioral Health Services 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:

Irene Prezioso, Civil Rights Coordinator
La Amistad Behavioral Health Services
1650 Park Avenue
North Maitland, FL 32751
Phone: 1-800-433-1122
Fax: 407-637-3079 irene.prezioso@uhsinc.com

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Irene Prezioso, 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.