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KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! Fair Housing Town Hall
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Please join us for a discussion on the fair housing rights of people with disabilities and emotional support animals, and design and construction for accessibility.
Free & Open to the Public
Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 1 PM to 4 PM
Hyatt Regency Buffalo/Hotel and Conference Center  
2 Fountain Plaza,
Buffalo, NY 14202
 
Panelists
John Herrion, Director of Disability Rights,
NYS Division of Human Rights
 
Lorraine Y. Collins, Assistant Commissioner/Director,
Fair and Equitable Housing Office
NYS Homes & Community Renewals
 
DeAnna Eason, Associate Director,
Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME)
 
Todd Vaarwerk, Director of Advocacy & Public Policy,
WNY Independent Living, Inc.
 
Celia O’Brien, President,
WNY Veterans Housing Coalition, Inc.
 
Jonathan R. White, M.Arch., Architectural Research and Design Associate,
IDeA – Center for Inclusive Design & Environmental Access, University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning
 
Suzy Alexander, Program Coordinator & Founder,
Dog Tags New York (DTNY), Veteran/Dog Program, Veterans One-stop Center
 
Light refreshments will be served.  RSVP to Mannikuttan.Kottaram@dhr.ny.gov. 
If you need an accommodation, please contact John Herrion at 718-741-8332 or John.Herrion@dhr.ny.gov.

Fair Housing Conference - Rochester, NY
Please join us for a discussion on the fair housing rights of people with disabilities, service animals, and emotional support animals.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
9 AM to 12 PM
Strong Museum of Play  
1 Manhattan Square Dr.
Rochester, NY 14607
 

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