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Resources for victims of housing discrimination and information about sexual harassment, domestic violence, and disability discrimination 

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  • Alaska Human Rights Commission

    The Alaska Human Rights Commission is the state agency that enforces the Alaska Human Rights Law, which includes some housing laws. Content Detail

  • Anchorage Equal Rights Commission

    The Anchorage Equal Rights Commission is the municipal agency that enforces anti-discrimination laws, including the Anchorage Fair Housing Act. If you are a victim of housing discrimination and live in Anchorage, you can file a complaint a complaint with the Anchorage Equal Rights Commission. Content Detail

  • COVID-19 and Housing Rights

    What you need to know about COVID-19 and Housing Rights in Alaska. COVID-19 및 알래스카의 주택 권리에 대해 알아야 할 사항. Lo que necesita saber sobre COVID-19 y los derechos de vivienda en Alaska. Ano ang kailangan mong malaman tungkol sa COVID-19 at Mga Karapatan sa Pabahay sa Alaska. Read More

    By:
    Alaska Legal Services Corporation
  • Disability Rights in Housing

    This is a description of of the housing rights of disabled individuals. It includes the definition of a disability and the requirements of housing providers. Content Detail

    By:
    HUD
  • Fair Housing - It's Your Right

    This HUD webpage describes the basics of the fair housing act, what to do if you think your rights have been violated, and what happens when you file a complaint. Content Detail

    By:
    HUD
  • Housing Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    This webpage discusses the coverage of LGBT persons under the Fair Housing Act and other HUD regulations. Content Detail

    By:
    HUD
  • How to File a Housing Discrimination Complaint with HUD

    Federal law prohibits housing discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or disability. If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your rights have been violated, you can file a complaint. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Know Your Rights: Housing for People with Disabilities

    a flyer describing the rights of disabled individuals to apply for housing and to request reasonable accommodations Content Detail

    By:
    Disability Rights Law Center
  • Know Your Rights: Sexual Harassment and Housing

    This National Housing Law Project brochure describes fair housing and sexual harassment. It includes the definition of sexual harassment, who must obey the law, and where to go for help if you think you may have been a victim. Read More

    By:
    National Housing Law Project