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Fair Housing & Disability Rights Training by MaryAnn Russ

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Westbrook Housing

30 Liza Harmon Drive

Westbrook, ME 04092

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When: Wednesday, February 27, from 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Please join MAPHD for this training with MaryAnn Russ.

The trainer plans to cover the following over the course of the afternoon...



Materials covered in MaryAnn Russ’s Fair Housing and Disability Rights Workshop

Disability awareness and sensitivity

  1. Historical background

  2. Discriminatory effect

  3. Protected classes

  4. PHA obligations under the Civil Rights Acts

  5. 2 major Civil Rights Laws: the 1964 Civil Rights Act & the Fair Housing Act of 1968

  6. Disparate treatment

  7. Disparate impact

  8. How PHAs get in trouble with Civil Rights Laws

  9. The 4 major federal Disability Rights Laws

  10. The Architectural Barriers Act

  11. Section 504 of the 1973 Rehab Act – in detail

  12. The Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988

  13. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

  14. Other federal laws

  15. 1937 Housing Act

  16. PHA obligations under federal disability rights laws

  17. Dueling definitions

  18. Person with disabilities

  19. Individual with disabilities

  20. How the 2 definitions overlap

  21. Qualified Individual with disabilities

  22. Accessibility and adaptability definitions

  23. Examples of accessibility

  24. Reasonable accommodations, examples

  25. When the PHA is NOT required to grant an accommodation

  26. Administrative accommodations

  27. Examples

  28. Assistance animals

  29. PHA’s documentation obligations

  30. Effective communications policy

  31. Complaints and grievances

  32. Affirmatively furthering fair housing

  33. Links to websites for further information


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