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Join Legal Aid of North Carolina and local government staff representatives for a free webinar on fair housing laws and tenant’s rights on Thursday, August 6, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. While the webinar is free, advanced registration is required.

Participants can register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7145122845004282383

Presenters include:

  • Jeff Dillman, Fair Housing Project, Legal Aid of North Carolina
  • Heather Seals Blankert, Legal Aid Concord Office
  • Community Development staff from Cabarrus County and the Cities of Concord and Kannapolis

 

Topics to be covered include:

  • Is COVID-19 a disability?
  • Who is protected by the Fair Housing Act?
  • The eviction process in North Carolina.
  • Tenant protections under the CARES Act.
  • How to file a fair housing complaint.

 

Who should attend?

  • Tenants
  • Housing Advocates
  • Property Managers
  • Landlords
  • People interested in fair housing

 

This webinar is funded in part through a grant under the Fair Housing Initiatives Program with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Visit concordnc.gov, kannapolisnc.gov or cabarruscounty.us for additional information. Residents with questions may call: Alicia Broadway, Planner with the City of Concord at broadwaya@concordnc.gov or 704-920-5137 /Sherry Gordon, Community Development Program Administrator at sgordon@kannapolisnc.gov, or 704-920-4332.