This training will provide an overview of federal and state Fair Housing Laws, with a particular focus on the rights of people with disabilities and the legal responsibilities of property owners and managers in this area. Topics to be covered include: properties covered by fair housing laws; definition of disability; types of disability discrimination; requests for reasonable accommodations, including assistance and service animals; requests for reasonable modifications; best practices for preparing and reviewing a request for a reasonable accommodation or modification; and the procedure and timeline for filing a fair housing complaint. Will provide overview and timeline of the eviction process. Recommended for MCO staff and other tenant advocates.
**This training does not meet the QAP training requirements.**