The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers grants and loans with interest rates as low as 1% to assist low-income, elderly (age 62 and older) homeowners with making needed repairs to their homes. Known as the Section 504 Home Repair program, the intent of the program is to repair, improve or modernize homes to remove […]
Yesterday the state unveiled a new website that covers the final HCBS Settings Rules. Please follow this link for more information: http://dds-hcbs.herokuapp.com/ If you have questions feel free to reach out to us.
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The following link provides a joint statement by the United States Department of Justice and the Department of Housing and Urban Development regarding reasonable accommodations under the Fair Housing Act. This statement provides in depth information, in a question and answer form, on the right to be provided with a reasonable accommodation in housing because […]
Federal law prohibits housing discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability. If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your civil rights have been violated, you can file your fair housing complaint either online or by calling a HUD regional […]
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has provided answers to a series of frequently asked questions about public housing, which can be found here: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/rental_assistance/phprog
Public housing was established to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly and persons with disabilities.
The right for people with disabilities to have a service and/or assistance animal under the Fair Housing Act Amendments (FHAA) is different from the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations.