Symposium 2021

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(To request an accommodation, please contact Sara Cottrell, scottrell@housing.org)

1. Know your Fair Housing Rights Panel- April 21, 2021: REGISTER

Join Project Sentinel and Nuemi Guzman from the Law Foundation of Silicon Valley to discuss the ways tenants experience housing discrimination, and how COVID-19 has impacted populations who were already disproportionately affected by existing housing inequities. This panel will provide an introduction to fair housing laws and what discrimination looks like in our current environment.

2. Fair Housing Protections for Families Panel- May 7, 2021: REGISTER

Families with children, pregnancy, foster parents – Attorneys Liza Cristol-Deman and Todd Espinosa provide an overview of familial status and age discrimination under the federal Fair Housing Act and California law.

3.Public Policy, Gender, and Sex Discrimination- May 14, 2021: REGISTER

A panel featuring leaders of local, regional, and statewide efforts of sex and gender identity protections. We will discuss some of the emerging policy issues and challenges related to sex discrimination and gender based violence, and what types of services and programs are available to survivors. Project Sentinel brings together key community members for a dynamic discussion on sex discrimination and gender based violence.