You and your housing contacts (including LME/MCO staff, housing counselors, tenant advocates, and other service providers) are invited to attend a free Fair Housing Training facilitated by the Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina.
This training will provide an overview of federal and state Fair Housing Laws, with a particular focus on the rights of people with disabilities and the legal responsibilities of property owners and managers. Topics to be covered include: properties covered by fair housing laws; definition of disability; types of disability discrimination; requests for reasonable accommodations, including assistance and service animals; requests for reasonable modifications; best practices for preparing and reviewing a request for a reasonable accommodation or modification.
Registration is now open; follow this link to sign up for free: https://www.nchfa.com/node/9199?field_event_type_tid=833
If you have difficulty using the registration link please email Karen Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be sent the log in information once you register and provide an email address.