Access to decent affordable housing is a fundamental human need. Maintaining an adequate supply of housing is also an important component of a community's economic vitality and overall quality of life.
There are a variety of housing assistance programs available in the H-GAC region. With funding assistance from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, H-GAC prepared a comprehensive guide to these housing assistance programs.
Guide to Housing Assistance in the Gulf Coast Region
The National Fair Housing Act, as amended, prohibits discrimination in housing and declares it a national policy to provide, within constitutional limits, for fair housing within the United States. On March 19, 2019, the H-GAC Board of Directors adopted a resolution recognizing April as Fair Housing Month for the Gulf Coast State Planning Region. H-GAC urges that all citizens of the Gulf Coast Region become aware of and support fair housing law.
Fair Housing Act
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Houston-Galveston Area Council