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Fair Housing Training with the Lexington Fair Housing Council

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October 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Henry County Public Library
172 Eminence Terrace
Eminence, KY 40019
Natalie Jeffries/Leslie McBride

The Fair Housing Act is a federal law that applies to private and public housing that restricts discrimination in the sale or rental of housing to anyone because of that person’s race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability.

The Lexington Fair Housing Council will be here to deliver a presentation and take questions on Fair Housing. This event will be Monday, October 8th at 4:00 pm. The library will provide refreshments. No registration is required for this event. This event is for ages 13 and older. We ask an adult to accompany anyone under the age of 18.

The Lexington Fair Housing Council is the only nonprofit fair housing agency in Kentucky working to end housing discrimination. The Lexington Fair Housing Council investigates complaints of discrimination in housing and lending practices. LFHC also provides advocacy and legal assistance to people who have been victims of housing discrimination in Kentucky The Lexington Fair Housing Council does not charge for its services.
As part of the NEA BIG READ: Agrarian Literary League program, the Henry County Public Library and the Berry Center will host several events to centered around this year’s selected book, A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines. Please check the Henry County Public Library’s website and Facebook page, and the Agrarian Literary League’s Facebook page to see what other programs are being offered.

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