The Equal Rights Center
is a civil rights organization that identifies and seeks to eliminate
unlawful and unfair discrimination in housing, employment, and
public accommodations in Greater Washington, D.C. and nationwide.
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2021 Annual Report – The Equal Rights Center’s 2021 Annual Report has arrived! From holding housing providers accountable for source of income discrimination, to advancing access to public accommodations for wheelchair users, we’re excited to share all that we accomplished together last year. Motivated by our commitment to innovation and accessible design, we’ve chosen to present the report as an interactive online document. You can flip flashcards to learn about the Americans with Disabilities Act and click through a map of DC to learn about the city’s history of segregation. Check it out!
BLOG: HUD Resumes Leadership on Effort to Combat Segregation: Submit a Comment in Support
BLOG: The Regional Fair Housing Plan is Here! Submit a Comment.
PRESS RELEASE: Equal Rights Center and Sage Ventures Reach a Collaborative Agreement to Ensure Fair Housing Protections in Maryland and Virginia
BLOG: Fair Housing Protections for Short-term Renters
BLOG: Meet Halle Ostoyich, the ERC’s New Intake Coordinator
ONLINE TRAINING: DC Fair Housing Laws for Housing Providers
We’ve been advancing civil rights for more than 30 years.
Help us continue the fight.