Equal Rights Center

Accepting & Welcoming: Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

This course shares best practices to provide equal housing opportunities to all prospects or residents regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. This course includes tips on pronouns and also reminders of how housing providers can be acce

Assessing Requests for Assistance Animals

In January 2020, the Department of Housing and Urban Development issued new guidance clarifying the process by which housing providers should assess a person's request to have an animal as a reasonable accommodation. This video walks through the guidance.

USD 50.00

Best Practices for Ensuring that Criminal Records Screening Policies & Practices Comply with Fair Ho...

This course will give housing providers best practices for ensuring that their housing related criminal records screening policies & practices align with the Fair Housing Act and recent guidance from HUD. This course takes approx. 1.5 hrs to complete.

USD 55.00

Fair Housing: General

This course covers basic fair housing and nondiscrimination guidelines as regulated by the Fair Housing Act. The course takes approximately an hour and a half to complete and is appropriate for all staff.

USD 55.00

Guide to Multifamily Housing

This course provides a basic overview on maintaining compliance with accessibility laws, specifically covering the Fair Housing Act accessibility requirements.

USD 55.00

Washington D.C. Fair Housing Laws for Housing Providers with Captioning

This 70-minute course, presented by the Equal Rights Center, provides an overview of Washington, D.C.'s local fair housing laws. This version includes captioning.

USD 55.00

Washington, D.C. Fair Housing Laws for Housing Providers

This 70-minute course, presented by the Equal Rights Center, provides an overview of Washington D.C.'s local fair housing laws. Captioning is available upon request.