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What is Veteran Discrimination?

Our nation’s veterans represent a diverse population and face many housing challenges, including discrimination. California’s Fair Housing and Employment Act now prohibits discrimination against members of the military and veterans. Though veterans and military service members are not a specific protected class under federal law, the Fair Housing Act offers them protection from discrimination based on disability, race, national origin, religion, sex, or familial status.


Housing Discrimination against Veterans & Military Brochure

Housing Discrimination against Veterans & Military Spanish Brochure

Resources for Veterans & Military

  • Santa Clara County Office of Veterans Services

  • American Legion Santa Clara Post 419


  • Know A Vet

“This material is based on work supported by the Department of Housing
and Urban Development (HUD) under FHIP Grant FEOI180031”
Disclaimer: “Any opinion, findings, and conclusions or recommendations
expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily
reflect the views of HUD.”
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