Familial status

Protected Class
This category refers to a household with one or more children under age 18 who reside with a parent, legal guardian, etc. This class also includes pregnant women and people who are in the process of gaining legal custody of a child. Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988.

Annual Report on Fair Housing, FH 2008: The State of Fair Housing

created on Mon, 2017-07-10   •   updated on Mon, 2017-07-10
HUD’s FHEO Annual Report to Congress provides an overview of the year’s FHEO events, guidance, enforcement, compliance. https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=DOC_12309.pdfOpen Publication

Annual Report on Fair Housing, FY2010

created on Mon, 2017-07-10   •   updated on Mon, 2017-07-10
HUD’s FHEO Annual Report to Congress provides an overview of the year’s FHEO events, guidance, enforcement, compliance. https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=ANNUALREPORT2010.PDFOpen Publication

Annual Report on Fair Housing, FY2011

created on Mon, 2017-07-10   •   updated on Mon, 2017-07-10
HUD’s FHEO Annual Report to Congress provides an overview of the year’s FHEO events, guidance, enforcement, compliance. https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=FY2011_annual_rpt_final.pdfOpen Publication

Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity Annual Report to Congress, FY 2014-2015

created on Mon, 2017-07-10   •   updated on Mon, 2017-07-10
HUD’s FHEO Annual Report to Congress provides an overview of the year’s FHEO events, guidance, enforcement, compliance. Jan. 19, 2017, https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=FY2016FHEOAnnualReport.pdfOpen Publication

U.S. Census: Housing Data

created on Mon, 2017-07-03   •   updated on Wed, 2017-07-05
This document includes selected census materials from the U.S. Census Bureau website (https://www.census.gov/) that pertain to fair housing, as well as to housing in general. It includes links to the American Housing Survey, American Community Survey, Housing Vacancy Survey, Families and Living Arrangements, as well as specific links to resources about family status and older persons, and national origin/ancestry.Open Publication

America Divided

created on Mon, 2017-06-26   •   updated on Wed, 2017-06-28
The EPIX-Original docu-series America Divided features stories about inequality in education, housing, healthcare, labor, criminal justice and the political system – all woven into an eight-story, five-part series. The full series is now available on multiple platforms, such as EPIX , Hulu , and Amazon . To learn more, visit https://americadividedseries.com/ . A HOUSE DIVIDED One of the eight stories in this groundbreaking series focuses on the divide in housing. In A House Divided , legendary TV producer Norman Lear explores housing inequalities in New York City. The creator of “All in the...Open Publication

Housing Needs of Native Hawaiians: A Report From the Assessment of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Housing Needs

created on Fri, 2017-06-09   •   updated on Mon, 2017-06-26
The following was originally published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research, and is reproduced here with the Department's permission. Housing Needs of Native Hawaiians: A Report From the Assessment of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Housing Needs Authors: Corey, Kristen Biess, Jennifer Pindus, Nancy Sitko, Doray Release Date: May 2017 (104 pages) Posted Date: June 9, 2017 Based on a household survey conducted for this study plus decennial census and ACS data, this study compares Native Hawaiian households in...Open Publication

Fair Housing: Harassment & Retaliation - Sample Policy

created on Mon, 2017-05-22   •   updated on Mon, 2017-05-22
This customizable handbook produced by the Fair Housing Partners of Washington State contains information on harassment and retaliation prohibited by the Fair Housing Act, Washington state/local fair housing laws. It contains a sample harrassment and retaliation policy and guideline for staff, and guidelines for residents. This publication also addresses harassment against local protected classes (sexual orientation, gender identity, veterans, etc.).Open Publication

Domestic Violence and Your Housing Rights

created on Mon, 2017-05-22   •   updated on Mon, 2017-05-22
Brochure produced by the Fair Housing Partners of Washington State provides information on the housing rights of victims of domestic violence in Washington state. Also available in Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.Open Publication

Domestic Violence & Fair Housing - Sample Policy

created on Mon, 2017-05-22   •   updated on Mon, 2017-05-22
Sample policy produced by the Fair Housing Partners of Washington State. This policy includes legal background, as well as guidelines for use with applicants and residents who have been involved in domestic violence incidents.Open Publication

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