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March Housing Advocates Training Registration Now Open

Housing Advocates TrainingMarch 11 & 12, 2020, Ypsilanti This two-day training is an excellent resource for anyone working as an advocate (clients/consumers also welcome). Housing Advocates Training (HAT) is a full day, Welfare Policy Seminar (WPS) is an optional three-hour session. Trainers include … Continue reading

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FHC Complaint Resolutions Open Up Thousands of Housing Opportunities for Families with Children

We are very pleased to announce the resolution of two complaints based on familial status discrimination, in violation of the Federal Fair Housing Act. These resolutions ensure a future with many more housing opportunities with families with children. Both complaints were … Continue reading

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FHC HUD Complaint Resolved for $45,000 + Policy Changes

The Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan (FHC) announces the resolution of a complaint based on familial status discrimination, in violation of the Fair Housing Act, filed against Management Resources Development, Inc. (MRD). MRD is a property management … Continue reading

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Funny Video on the Not-so-Funny History of Housing Segregation

How the Feds Created Housing Segregation, a Short History Learn more about how a history of redlining and racism created disparities in housing policies, neighborhoods, and the overall health and well being of non-white people that still impacts us all … Continue reading

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Criminal Background and Housing Info Session

Heard This? “We have a blanket ‘no felony’ policy” “If you served time in the last 20 years, we won’t take you” “We don’t even look an application if you have a criminal record” “Arrested? You can’t live here” If … Continue reading

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