By Kriston Capps, CityLab Where to live is one of the most important decisions the leader of a household has to make. But for the most vulnerable families in the nation, there really isn’t any choice at all. … [Read more...] about See How Landlords Pack Section 8 Renters Into Poorer Neighborhoods (CityLab)
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By Tracy Jan, Washington Post Your neighborhood determines the quality of your children’s schools and your access to jobs, transportation, even fresh food. But a new study found that in nearly all 50 of America’s biggest metropolitan areas, low-income families using federal housing vouchers remain overly concentrated in impoverished, racially segregated neighborhoods with … [Read more...] about Housing vouchers mostly move families into impoverished neighborhoods, even when better apartments exist elsewhere (Washington Post)
Webinar on SOI discrimination: We are pleased to participate in this December 19 webinar sponsored by the American Bar Association, entitled "Your Money's No Good Here: Source of Income Discrimination in Housing." 1:00-3:00 pm, register here. Facing Segregation: Housing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society: We're not saying that this is the best and most definitive … [Read more...] about PRRAC Update (December 13, 2018): SOI discrimination & final 2018 fair housing anniversary reading assignment!
Strategies for Health Justice - Lessons from the Field: PRRAC's latest environmental justice report profiles community-based advocacy and innovation in NYC, California, Indiana, Texas, Pennsylvania, and across the U.S. More housing mobility stories: Our latest video profiles housing mobility counselors and clients at the successful Richmond, VA housing mobility program, … [Read more...] about PRRAC Update (November 29, 2018): Health Justice – Lessons from the Field