Achieving LGBT Equality Through Litigation, Legislation, Policy, and Public Education

How We Help: Community Members

NCLR is continuing to work with HUD and other agencies that administer housing programs on a number of pending issues. These include:

  • Partnering with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to develop a rule similar to HUD’s LGBT Equal Access Rule to prevent housing discrimination against LGBT people in rural public housing programs including Section 515 and Section 502 housing.
  • Advocating for additional guidance from HUD to clarify their position on access to gender-segregated shelters and other housing for transgender people.

Please contact Ming Wong at MWong@NCLRights.org if you have any questions or need help.

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