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Fair Housing Updates-06.13

This is a recording of a training that took place on June 13th, 2024.

Description: Fair Housing: How the laws apply to Homeless Service Providers in Chicago
This 3-part fair housing series will equip homeless service and supportive housing providers with the knowledge and resources to:
• Ensure that their agency’s housing programs comply with fair housing laws.
• Educate their clients about fair housing requirements.
• Identify potential fair housing violations and connect clients to fair housing enforcement organizations.
• Advocate for their clients and work with private landlords.

Session 1 Details: During this session, we'll provide an overview of fair housing laws. We'll also discuss new state-level protections for immigrant households, housing protections for people with rental assistance and other non-wage income, and resources to support renters who face housing barriers due to their eviction records.

Recommended Audience: All housing service providers

Presenters: Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance
Steven Monroy, Illinois Department of Human Rights
Susan Theiss, Legal Aid Chicago

Date: 06/13/2024 Time of training: 1:00-2:30 pm Training Format: Recorded Webinar

  • Session 1 Fair Housing Updates
  • Session Resources/Links
  • Feedback Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever