Housing Resources

These resources are provided for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for the advice of an attorney.

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Handouts

Ending Discrimination in Housing: Fair Housing Laws

The facts about fair housing and how to file a complaint.

Download PDF: Ending Discrimination in Housing: Fair Housing Laws (392KB)

Eviction and Reasonable Accommodations

This handout gives a summary of a tenant’s right to ask for a reasonable accommodation in order to avoid an eviction. It is based on both federal and Texas laws.

Download PDF: Eviction and Reasonable Accommodations (343KB)

Helpful Links

ADA Service Animal Guide

ADA Guide to Service Animals and the Law

DRTx Legal Tip Video Series: Your Housing Rights

A brief video to help you understand the housing rights of people with disabilities.

DRTx Legal Tip Video Series: Your Housing Rights

Resources for Overcoming Barriers to Housing

Many people with mental or physical disabilities face tremendous difficulties in getting and keeping adequate housing. NDRN has put together a list of resources for overcoming barriers.

NDRN Resources for Housing

Section 504 People with Disabilities FAQ Sheet for Fair Housing

Section 504 People with Disabilities FAQ Sheet for Fair Housing

VIDEO: Supported Decision Making: An Alternative to Guardianship in Texas

Many people think that guardianship is the best way to help adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities make important decisions. The truth is, guardianship is often not necessary. Watch this news interview with the DRTx legal director to learn more about the new guardianship reform laws passed in Texas that will give people with disabilities more independence, including Supported Decision Making.

Supported Decision Making: An Alternative to Guardianship
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