Episode 30: Fair Housing Act and the ADA
The Fair Housing Act provides rights and protections to persons with disabilities living in multi-family housing. In this episode Kathy Gips, Director of Training at the New England ADA Center, will discuss the Fair Housing Act and how it relates to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the key requirements in the Fair Housing Act, requesting an accommodation or modification, service animals and parking.
New England ADA Center
The New England ADA Center, located in Boston Massachusetts, is a project of the Institute for Human Centered Design and a member of the ADA National Network. The Center provides information, training, and guidance on the Americans with Disabilities Act and disability access tailored to the needs of business, government, and individuals at local, state, and regional levels. The New England ADA Center serves Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island. For answers to your ADA questions, contact the ADA National Network at 1-800-949-4232 (voice/tty).