The NYC Commission on Human Rights (CCHR) and the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) are charged with protecting and providing fair housing in the City of New York. They have joined to create this website to explain your Fair Housing rights and responsibilities.

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FAIR HOUSING SYMPOSIUM 2016

On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, CCHR and HPD co-hosted their Annual Fair Housing Symposium, with discussions on disability access rights, combatting tenant harassment, and source of income discrimination (View Photos).  At the event, new #FairHousingNYC brochures were distributed in several languages.  The brochures are now available for download:

English  Spanish  Russian  Chinese  Korean  Haitian-Creole  French  Bengali

Also at the event, two new short films were introduced.  One film was focused on disability access, and the other focused on lawful source of income discrimination.  Watch the films below.



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