20 Ways to Fight Housing Discrimination
Wilder, Ian (2022) “20 Ways to Fight Housing Discrimination,” Touro Law Review: Vol. 38: No. 2, Article 7, 2022. Full article can be downloaded from https://digitalcommons.tourolaw.edu/lawreview/vol38/iss2/7/
When looking at the continuing size of the problem of discrimination it is easy to be paralyzed into inaction by the sweeping scope of the undertaking. (more…)
Hiring Fair Housing Investigator!
The Fair Housing Investigator will be responsible for assisting in developing and implementing Long Island Housing Services’ fair housing enforcement activities in conjunction with other Fair Housing Program staff. Experience in writing, interviewing, advocacy, investigations, public speaking, training and supervision is required. Salary $53,000 plus benefits. Bilingual skills are desirable. (more…)
April 2022 Fair Housing Trainings
Long Island Housing Services Presents Two Free Fair Housing Zoom Trainings
Viral video on disability discrimination
Sponsor our Fair Housing Gala!
Celebrate Civil Rights victories on Long Island!
We need your help making Long Island Housing Services’ 2021 Annual Fair Housing Gala a success! If you prefer to mail in your sponsorship, you can use this 2021 Fair Housing Gala Sponsorship Card pdf. LIHS 52nd anniversary Fair Housing Gala journal 2021 (more…)
Bay Shore Apartment Settles Source of Income and Disability Discrimination Complaints
Long Island Housing Services, Inc. (LIHS) initiated an investigation in 2019 based on an allegation of discrimination from Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO) that Brook Garden Apartments was not accepting prospective renters with Housing Vouchers. (more…)
Fair Housing Test Coordinator opening
The Fair Housing Test Coordinator will be responsible for assisting in developing and implementing Long Island Housing Services’ fair housing enforcement activities in conjunction with other Fair Housing Program staff. The Coordinator will report directly to and be supervised by the Deputy Director or designated staff. Experience in analysis, research, investigation, public presentations, banking/lending and conducting training. Bilingual Spanish-English skills are required. Salary $42,250 and generous benefits. (more…)
Lending Discrimination under the Fair Housing Act
This is the sixth, and final, video in a series about Fair Housing Rights. This video includes information about U.S. government, New York State, Suffolk County and Suffolk County Fair Housing rights in Lending. (more…)
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