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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.
PDF: Eviction and Reasonable Accommodations (343KB)
Housing Rights Information for People with Disabilities Impacted by Hurricane Harvey
This handout contains the following information: 1) Your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) when staying at a hotel or shelter; 2) Your rights under the Federal Fair Housing Act and how it impacts where you live; and 3) A sample letter asking for a reasonable accommodation under federal and state law for early termination of your lease
PDF: Housing Rights Information for People with Disabilities Impacted by Hurricane Harvey (409KB)
Disability Rights in Housing
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development lists your disability rights in private and public housing.
HUD Disability Housing Rights
The Rights of People with HIV/AIDS
Explains the rights of persons with HIV/AIDS under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the requirements of the ADA for employers, businesses and non-profit agencies that serve the public, and State and local governments to avoid discriminating against persons with HIV/AIDS regarding employment, access, housing, and healthcare.
Protecting the rights of people with HIV/AIDS