Fair Housing Month Webinars in April

The Texas Workforce Commission Civil Rights Division and the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs are partnering to celebrate Fair Housing Month in April with a series of fair housing training webinars.
Please register and join us for the following trainings:
Fair Housing Overview
Thursday, April 1, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an overview of the Federal and Texas Fair Housing Acts with discussion on common fair housing issues and discriminatory practices.
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Reasonable Accommodations and Modifications
Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an in-depth review of reasonable accommodations and modifications, with guidance on how to process and fulfill requests.
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Assistance Animals
Thursday, April 15, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an overview on HUD?s new 2020 guidance on assistance animals.
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Violence Against Women Act and Fair Housing
Thursday, April 22, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an overview of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act and it's Fair Housing implications.
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Affirmative Marketing
Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an overview on Affirmative Marketing. It will also include a step-by-step guidance on how to determine Least Likely to Apply Populations, as well as technical assistance on developing Affirmative Marketing Plans.
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Limited English Proficiency and Language Access Plans
Thursday, April 29, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Austin local time.
This training is an in-depth review of Limited English Proficiency and technical guidance on how to identify LEP populations and how to develop a Language Access Plan.
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Each training in this series will feature closed captioning. After the trainings are presented, all recordings, materials, and transcripts will be available on the TDHCA website. Individuals who require communication auxiliary aids or services for the training should contact Fair Housing staff at FHEOI@tdhca.state.tx.us or Relay Texas at 1-800-735-2989 at least three (3) days before the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.