April 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1968 landmark Fair Housing Act. Each year the Maine Human Rights Commission (MHRC) participates in activities to educate the public about fair housing law and prevent discrimination in housing. This year we are holding provider workshops in three locations across Maine: Kittery, Houlton, Lewiston
Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 10:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.
Kittery Community Center
120 Rogers Road
Kittery, ME 03904
Thursday, April 5, 2018, 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Maliseet Housing Authority
11 Clover Circle, Suite 13
Houlton, ME 04730
Monday, April 9, 2018, 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Lewiston Housing Authority
1 College Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
This three-hour seminar is designed for Landlords and Property Managers. The course, conducted by the Maine Human Rights Commission (“MHRC”) in conjunction with Pine Tree Legal Assistance and Disability Rights Maine, will provide an overview of Fair Housing Law. Housing providers who complete the course will obtain a basic understanding of rights and responsibilities under state and federal law. Who should take the class? Landlords, property managers, leasing consultants, owners of manufactured housing, the general public; anyone who sells, leases, owns, or manages residential property.
2018 Fair Housing Workshop Flyer
to register and for more information.