ADA Compliance

Purpose

This ADA Compliance Division of the County Administrative Office is responsible for managing the county’s compliance with the requirements of Title Il of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). For more information on this site's accessibility and related resources, visit our Accessibility page.

Accommodations

The County of Humboldt is committed to providing equal access to all county programs, services and activities through the provision of accommodations for individuals with qualified disabilities as required under the Americans with Disabilities Act. With 72 hours prior notice, a request for reasonable accommodation can be made. Please contact the program or the ADA Coordinator at (844) 365-0352 or by email at ada@co.humboldt.ca.us.

 

Accessible Entrance

The accessible entrance to the Courthouse is the Fourth St. entrance. Accessible parking is available in the lot adjacent to the Fourth St. entrance and on the Fourth St. side of the K St. lot. If you are a person with a qualified disability and need a modification or reasonable accommodation, please contact the ADA Coordinator at (844) 365-0352 or by email at ada@co.humboldt.ca.us.


Notice of Temporary Accommodation

A Notice of Temporary Accommodation has been issued while work for the Humboldt County Courthouse Fourth St. ADA Modification Project takes place. 

While the Fourth St. courthouse entrance will be open to the public on Monday, Sept. 11, the Fourth St. parking lot will remain closed while exterior work is completed. ADA Accessible parking is available in the dirt parking lot on the north side of the jail, located on K and Fourth Streets. Additionally, the Law Library and the Law Library Entrance will remain temporarily closed. Community members are encouraged to plan accordingly when visiting this facility. The Fifth St. entrance of the courthouse will remain open, and services will continue to be provided to the public.

If you are unable to access the courthouse due to the closure of the Fourth St. entrances, temporary accommodations are available for programs and services located in the Humboldt County Courthouse. For more information regarding temporary accommodations please contact the ADA Compliance Team at (707) 445-7266 or email ada@co.humboldt.ca.us. You may also contact the department direct. 

For questions regarding the Humboldt County Superior Court, please email ADARequests@humboldtcourt.ca.gov or call (707) 269-1202. 

Thank you for your patience while we work to make improvements.  

  1. Humboldt County Courthouse Fourth St. Entrance to Reopen on Monday, Sept. 11

    The main Fourth St. entrance to the Humboldt County Courthouse is expected to reopen to the public on Monday, Sept. 11. Read on for more information...
  2. Humboldt County Courthouse 4th St. ADA Modification Project Begins Monday, Aug. 7

    Construction for the Humboldt County Courthouse Fourth St. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Modification Project will begin on Monday, Aug. 7. Community members should prepare to use the Fifth St. courthouse entrance when visiting this facility. Read on for more information...
  3. Individuals with Disabilities Can Now Access Clam Beach County Park with Ease

    A beach access mat that allows individuals with disabilities to travel from the northern parking lot to the high tide line of the beach at Clam Beach County Park has been installed and is now open for public use. Read on to learn more...
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Accessible Beach Mat at Clam Beach County Park

Accessible Beach Mat at Clam Beach County Park

Communications Accessibility: California Relay Service (CRS)

  • TTY (Teletype) connects to a telephone for text communication instead of speaking and listening.
  • Communications Assistant (CA) "translates" between TTY user and another party.
  • The CRS user types what s/he wants to say, and the CA voices what the CRS user typed.
  • Spanish language is available.
  • Confidentiality is required.
  • Dial 711 or a direct dial for your carrier for free and confidential relay services.
Communications Accessibility: California Relay Service (CRS) - Phone numbers
Type of Call Language Toll Free Number(s)
TTY/VCO/HCO to voice
English
(800) 735-2929
Voice to TTY/VCO/HCO
English
(800) 735-2922
     
Spanish
(800) 855-3000
To or from speech-to-speech
English
(800) 854-7784
    
Spanish
(800) 855-3000