Fair Housing Resources

The Colorado Department of Local Affairs, Division of Housing is committed to affirmatively furthering Fair Housing. The following resources are available to help our partners comply with Fair Housing requirements.

2015-2019 State of Colorado Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

2010-2015 State of Colorado Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

  • GUIDANCE

HUD's Fair Housing Planning Guide Vol. 1 (Volume 2 is out of print) PDF
Fair Housing for HOME Participants PDF
CDBG Toolkit on Cross-Cutting Issues - Fair Housing Module PDF
Group Homes, Local Land Use and the Fair Housing Act

LAWS AND REGULATIONS

Final Rule - "Equal Access to Housing in HUD Programs - Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity"
The Fair Housing Act
Fair Housing Act Regulations: CFR 24 Part 100
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC §701 et seq)
Section 504 Regulations: 24 CFR Part 8 and 24 CFR Part 9
Section 109 of Title 1 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 
(42 USC Chapter 69, Section 5309)
Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 
(Title 42, chapter 126, of the United States Code beginning at section 12101)
Architectural Barriers Act of 1968
Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (42 USC §6101-07)
Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 (20 USC §§ 1681 - 1688)
Colorado Fair Housing Law (see Part 5)

LOGO AND POSTERS

Fair Housing Logos
Fair Housing Poster - English
Fair Housing Poster - Spanish

TRAINING

Presented by Department of Regulatory Affairs, Div. of Civil Rights

Fair Housing 101

1560 Broadway, Conference Room 110 B (first floor), Denver
in downtown Denver at the 16th Street Mall and Broadway
This training will cover all the basics of understanding the Fair Housing laws of Colorado. 
Special focus will be provided with regard to disability discrimination, including accommodations and modifications.
Go to DORA's Training Schedule Page to Register

 

ACCESSIBILITY

Uniform Fair Housing Accessibility Standards (UFAS)
The Fair Housing Act Design Manual
Reasonable Accommodation
Reasonable Modifications


Links To:

US Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
Colorado Department of Regulatory Affairs, Civil Rights Division
HUD Fair Housing Web page
HUD Handbooks, Brochures, Limited English Proficiency
HUD User: Fair Housing studies and publications
The Future of Fair Housing: Report of the National Commission on Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
Colorado Foreclosure Hotline
Knowledgeplex.org: Fair Housing resource materials

 

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