1557 Nondiscrimination Notice

Discrimination is Against the Law

Smiles for the Future complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Smiles for the Future does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Our practice:  

  • 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:

Amy Russell, CMPE, FAADOM, Practice Administrator at 860-633-5246

If you believe that Smiles for the Future 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:

Smiles for the Future
Attn: Amy Russell. CMPE, FAADOM
379 Naubuc Avenue
Glastonbury CT 06033
Telephone: (860) 633-5246
Fax: (860) 633-5249
info@smilesforthefuture.com

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, we are 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/prtal/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

Language Assistance Services for Individuals with Limited English Proficiency.

We will take reasonable steps to provide free-of-charge language assistance services to people who speak languages we are likely to hear in our practice and who don't speak English well enough to talk to us about the dental care we are providing.

ATTENTION: If you speak a language other than English, there are free language assistance services available to you. Call 860-633-5246.

Spanish: Tomaremos acciones razonables para proporcionar servicios de asistencia lingüística gratuitos a aquellas personas cuyo lenguaje escuchemos frecuentemente en nuestro consultorio y que no hablen un inglés lo sufi cientemente bueno como para hablar con nosotros sobre el servicio odontológico que suministramos.  Please call 860-633-5246.

Portuguese: Tomaremos acciones razonables para proporcionar servicios de asistencia lingüística gratuitos a aquellas personas cuyo lenguaje escuchemos frecuentemente en nuestro consultorio y que no hablen un inglés lo sufi cientemente bueno como para hablar con nosotros sobre el servicio odontológico que suministramos.  Please call 860-633-5246.

Polish: Będziemy podejmować stosowne kroki, by zapewnić bezpłatne usługi wsparcia językowego dla ludzi, którzy rozmawiają językami, które my chcielibyśmy słyszeć w naszym gabinecie i dla tych, którzy nie mówią po angielsku na tyle dobrze, aby rozmawiać z nami o opiece stomatologicznej, którą zapewniamy.  Please call 860-633-5246

Chinese: 我们将有序地做到提供免费的语言服务使我们能听懂英语不好的人向我们咨询有关牙齿护理.  Please call 860-633-5246

Italian: Adotteremo le misure ragionevoli per fornire servizi di assistenza linguistica gratuiti a coloro che parlano lingue che sentiamo spesso sul posto di lavoro e che non parlano inglese abbastanza bene da poter discutere della cura dentale che stiamo fornendo.  Please call 633-5246

French: Nous prendrons les mesures raisonnables pour fournir des services d’assistance linguistique gratuits pour les individus qui parlent des langues que nous sommes susceptibles d’entendre durant nos séances et qui ne parlent pas suffi samment bien l’anglais pour discuter avec nous concernant les soins dentaires que nous fournissons.  Please call 860-633-5246

French Creole (Haitian Creole): Nou pral pran mezi rezonab pou bay sèvis asistans lang gratis pou moun ki pale lang nou pagen ide deyo ak ki pa pale angle byen ase pou pale ak nou sou swen dantè nou ap bay.  Please call 860-633-5246

Russian: Мы принимаем необходимые меры, чтобы предоставить бесплатные услуги переводчика для общения на языках, с которыми мы сталкиваемся в нашей практике с клиентами, которые не владеют английским языком достаточно, чтобы обсудить с нами стоматологическое обслуживание, которое мы предоставляем.  Please call 860-633-5246

Vietnamese: Chúng tôi sẽ thực hiện các bước cần thiết để cung cấp dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí cho những người giao tiếp bằng những ngôn ngữ mà chúng tôi có thể nghe thấy tại phòng khám của mình và cho những người không có đủ trình độ tiếng Anh để thảo luận về dịch vụ chăm sóc nha khoa mà chúng tôi đang cung cấp.  Please call 633-5246

 Korean: 저희는 적절한 조치를 통하여 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 제공할 것입니다. 다만, 실제로 저희에게 관심이 있는 언어를 쓰지만 저희 치아 관리 서비스에 대해 의견을 줄 수 있을 만큼 영어로 의사소통이 원활하지 않는 경우로 한정합니다.  Please call 860-633-5246

Albanian: Do të marrim hapa të arsyeshëm për të ofruar shërbime falas për asistencë gjuhësore për njerëzit që fl asin gjuhë që ka të ngjarë të dëgjojmë në punën tone dhe që nuk fl asin anglisht aq mire sa të fl asin me ne për kujdesin dentar që ofrojmë.  Please call  860-633-5246

Hindi: हम उन व्यक्तियों को, जो कक ऐसी भाषाएं बोलिे हैं जो हम अपने अभ्यास में संभाविि रूप में सुनना चाहिे हैं और जो हमारे द्िारा प्रदान की जाने िाली डैंटल देखभाल के बारे में हमारे साथ उचचि ढंग से अंग्रेजी नहीं बोलिे, मुफ़ि् सेिाएं प्रदान करने के ललये उचचि कदम उठायेंगे। Please call 860-633-5246

Tagalog: Gagawin namin ang mga makatwirang hakbang para maibigay namin ng walang bayad ang mga tulong na serbisyo sa wika para sa mga taong nagsasalita ng mga wikang karaniwan naming naririnig sa aming pagsasagawa at sa mga hindi bihasa sa pagsasalita ng Ingles na sasangguni sa tungkol sa pangangalaga ng ngipin na ibinibigay namin.  Please call 860-633-5246

Greek: Θα λάβουμε όλα τα αναγκαία μέτρα ώστε να παρέχουμε υπηρεσίες γλωσσικής βοήθειας δωρεάν-χωρίς-χρέωση στους ανθρώπους εκείνους που είναι πιθανόν ότι θα μιλούν στη μητρική τους γλώσσα κατά τη διάρκεια της εξέτασης και οι οποίοι δεν θα μιλούν τα αγγλικά αρκετά καλά ώστε να συνεννοηθούν με εμάς για την οδοντιατρική φροντίδα που παρέχουμε.  Please call 860-633-5246

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