Webinar: Accommodations in Housing: Protections, Practices, and Solutions, July 17, 2019

Share List Fair housing laws protect people with disabilities from housing discrimination and accommodation requests are an important and often underutilized tool that can remove disability-related barriers to housing. Housing providers are required to provide accommodations to rules, policies, and practices that enable an individual with a disability to use and enjoy housing, when the…

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Apr

To Improve Lives and Expand Opportunities, Recognize the Power of Housing

Share List How Housing Matters Housing is at the epicenter of all opportunities and outcomes. It is the first rung on the ladder to economic opportunity, and a person’s access to opportunity is linked with that of their community. From health, to economic mobility, to educational opportunity, to racial equity, and beyond, housing shapes families and communities….

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12Mar

How to Promote Aging in Place (Hint: It’s More Than Wheelchair Accessibility)

Share List How Housing Matters Type the phrase “aging in place” into a Google search, and you’ll likely see pictures of wheelchairs fitting comfortably through home doorways, bathtubs and showers with zero-step entrances, and open floorplans to facilitate seamless movement from room to room. But what is often missed in discussions promoting aging in place…

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Taking Control of your Pest Control: Exclude the Pests, Protect the People, Preserve the Budget

Share List Could your pest control program work better?  As with any agreement for services, with Pest Management contracts you get only what you ask for.  Educating yourself about pests and their control measures can help you to: Identify what you want from your Pest Management Professional (PMP) Be specific in your requests Receive better…

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