Category Archives: About FHC

Tickets on Sale Now for 8th Annual Fair Housing Breakfast

Fair Housing Center Raising Funds to Combat Housing Discrimination The Fair Housing Center (FHC) will host its 8th Annual Fair Housing Breakfast on October 21st at Weber’s Inn in Ann Arbor. Funds raised from this event go directly toward ending … Continue reading

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Advanced Housing Advocates Training

Housing Advocates Training PLUS (HAT+) has been scheduled for July 28, August 4, and August 11. This virtual training will be held from 2-4 PM on each of those Wednesdays. You must have attended the original Housing Advocates Training within the past three years to attend HAT+. … Continue reading

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REALTORS Show Support for Fair Housing Goals

This month the nation celebrates the 52nd anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. This landmark civil rights legislation was the result of years of individual and collective struggle against discrimination in sales, rental, financing and other housing-related transactions. The Act … Continue reading

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Virtual Housing Advocates Training – Registration Open

~ April 8 and 9 ~ Registration Now Open! This two-day virtual training is an excellent resource for anyone working as an advocate (clients/consumers also welcome). Housing Advocates Training (HAT) is three 2 – 2.5 hour sessions, and Welfare Policy Seminar … Continue reading

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HUD: We Will Now Fully Enforce FHA to Prohibit LGBT Discrimination

Sexual orientation and gender identity are now officially included in “sex” discrimination under the Fair Housing Act. While our office has been acting under this assumption for decades, we both applaud and are hopeful for what this official declaration means … Continue reading

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