Past Events

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Missed an event? Looking for more information? Find HRC's past presentations on fair housing, tenant protections, and other issues on this page. Please contact outreach@housingrightscenter.org if you can't find what you're looking for.

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Special Topics in Fair Housing

Housing Rights FAQ for Section 8 Tenants //

Preguntas Frecuentes sobre Derechos de Vivienda para Inquilinos con Seccion 8

June 23, 2021 and June 30, 2021

What does housing discrimination look like? Who is protected by fair housing laws? What accommodations must be made for tenants with disabilities? And where can you get support if you experience discrimination? HRC answered these questions and more with the Los Angeles County Development Authority during National Fair Housing Month.

Fair Housing Webinar with the Los Angeles County Development Authority

April 6, 2021

What does housing discrimination look like? Who is protected by fair housing laws? What accommodations must be made for tenants with disabilities? And where can you get support if you experience discrimination? HRC answered these questions and more with the Los Angeles County Development Authority during National Fair Housing Month.

Sexual Harassment in Housing 

December 2, 2020

Peace Over Violence joined HRC to shed light on the crucial issue of sexual harassment in housing, including tenant protections, the rights of survivors, and resources for anyone experiencing harassment in their homes.

Los Angeles County Community Meeting

OCTOBER 30, 2020

HRC Executive Director Chancela Al-Mansour joined the Los Angeles Community Development Authority to speak about why fair housing is so important to today's Los Angeles-area communities.

Emotional Support & Service Animals

OCTOBER 30, 2020

The rights of tenants with support or service animals; requirements for licensing and certification; and how to adopt your very own companion.

Housing Rights for Families

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020

Families with children have protections against unfair treatment in their housing. Learn how to recognize discrimination based on familial status—and what to do if it happens to you. 

Confronting Discrimination: California's New Fair Regulations

SEPTEMBER 4, 2020

HRC's Director of Litigation, Scott Chang, spoke at Housing California's Annual Conference on the history of discriminatory land-use and property restrictions in California, and how today's fair housing laws combat this legacy.

Disability Rights

AUGUST 28, 2020

Disability Rights California fair housing experts joined HRC to speak on tenant rights regarding service animals, building modifications, rental payments, discrimination, legal aid, student services, COIVD-19 and more.

Honoring Pride Month

JUNE 26, 2020

In our special Pride Month event, HRC Executive Director Chancela Al-Mansour spoke about the historic activism that paved the way for LGBT rights in California, and SAGE Director Sydney Kopp-Richardson shared present-day advocacy and services for HIV, mental health, housing and homelessness, and anti-violence.

The Past, Present, and Future of Fair Housing

JANUARY 18, 2018

On January 18, 2018, in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium at the Santa Monica Main Library, HRC’s Executive Director, Chancela Al-Mansour, spoke at a unique symposium about the past, present, and future of civil rights in housing.