VAWA & Fair Housing Forum

Date: 
05/09/2013 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Four Points Sheraton
1325 Miracle Strip Parkway
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548

This presentation will provide detailed information on the housing protections for survivors of domestic violence under VAWA. In addition, legal information about housing rights of disabled survivors, relocation for survivors, fair housing rights of survivors, and protections for tenants in foreclosure will be provided. During this workshop, participants will explore hypothetical case studies to practice applying housing protections within the context of empowerment-based advocacy. Advocates will have the opportunity to receive feedback on possible remedies for survivors‰Û¡ÌÝå» housing barriers.