This blog post seeks to dispel some common misconceptions and help housing providers to better serve d/Deaf and hard of hearing consumers.
ERC AND LOCAL RENTER FILE FEDERAL LAWSUIT ALLEGING SOURCE OF INCOME AND RACE DISCRIMINATION AT NORTHWEST DC APARTMENT BUILDING
Today, the Equal Rights Center (ERC) and a local renter filed suit to challenge Vaughan Place Apartments’ unlawful refusals to accept vouchers as a source of income to pay the rent.
The ERC submitted testimony regarding the DC Housing Authority's performance to the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization on March 1, 2021.
HUD Announces New Approach to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination Under the Fair Housing Act
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued a memorandum announcing the agency “will administer and enforce the Fair Housing Act to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual [...]
Si cree que puede haber sufrido discriminación en la vivienda, puede ponerse en contacto con el Equal Rights Center (Centro para la Igualdad de Derechos). Para reportar su experiencia, llame al [...]
Earlier this month, we welcomed Jessica Clingerman to the ERC into the newly created position of Intake Coordinator.