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Press Release MCAD Relocates New Bedford Office

New Location to Provide Increased Services to South Shore
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  • Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination

Media Contact for MCAD Relocates New Bedford Office

H Harrison, Assistant to the Commissioners

MCAD Relocates New Bedford Office

New Bedford — The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD), the state’s civil rights agency, proudly announces the opening of its new office in downtown New Bedford, MA, effective Friday, October 27, 2017, located in the pristine Demello International Center on the corner of Union Street and Acushnet Avenue. This new location will allow the MCAD to better serve existing and future residents of the South Coast, Bristol County and Cape Cod.

“This is an important move for the MCAD and the people we serve, ensuring that we can provide all of the support necessary for the citizens of Bristol County,” said Sunila Thomas George, Chairwoman of the MCAD. “The MCAD is committed to providing timely and effective services to all of Massachusetts, and this office will expand our capabilities to meet a growing demand.”


Media Contact for MCAD Relocates New Bedford Office

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination 

Our mission is to eradicate discrimination in the Commonwealth by investigating and prosecuting Complaints of Discrimination that occur in Employment, Housing, Public Places, Access to Education, Lending, and Credit. We also offer training to help prevent discrimination from occurring.