Texas Workforce Commission Civil Rights Division

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/472074631106321676

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2698178858181864459

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3917078757036673291

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1503898124184610571

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5956093383933328395

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.

Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8544006205648311819

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.

If you have any additional questions, please email FHEOI@tdhca.state.tx.us.

ANDREA TANTILLO

Senior Communication Coordinator

Houston-Galveston Area Council

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Houston, TX 77027

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 22777
Houston, TX 77227

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