Creating Stronger, Diverse Communities

Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) is a fair housing organization continuing the struggle for civil rights by working to promote the value of diversity and to ensure all people an equal opportunity to live in the housing and communities of their choice----through education, advocacy, the enforcement of fair housing laws and the creation of housing opportunities.  Click here to support this initiative. 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

HAPPY FAIR HOUSING MONTH FROM HOME!

Click HERE for HOME's upcoming events

 

CONGRATULATIONS ELISSA BAUM,

winner of the 2015 Joanne Champion Granger Scholarship!

Click HERE to read her award-winning essay

Elissa Baum photo

 

SAVE the GREATER BUFFALO COMMUNITY HOUSING CENTER (chc)!

Avis

As a survivor of Lupus and a kidney transplant, Avis found herself living in an area that had seen its share of crime. The activities that took place around her

AMY's story

 

Amy recently moved to Buffalo from Illinois.  As a single mother of two children

NEWS

 

Buffalo rental firm, landlord found liable in housing discrimination case

The owners and property managers of a rental unit in North Buffalo are liable for nearly $52,000 in damages after New York State Supreme Court Justice Patrick H. NeMoyer's decision upholding the City of Buffalo's fair housing ordinance in a source of income discrimination case.  Click here to read HOME's press release, and here for the Buffalo News article.

Another Voice: Erie County should pass a law to prevent housing discrimination

Erie County Fair Housing Partnership members Roseann Scibilia and Scott Gehl, HOME's Executive director, wrote an article for the Buffalo News urging the passage of a law that would extend fair housing protections and encourage inclusionary zoning practices throughout Erie County.  Click here to read the article.


HOME on "In Progress" with Dr. Stanford Bratton

Executive Director Scott Gehl and Education Specialist Alyssa Bergsten sat down with Dr. Stanford Bratton for the March 2015 edition of "In Progress" to discuss HOME's work and current events in fair housing.  Click here to watch the video.

 

HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES MADE EQUAL INC.
1542 Main Street (at Ferry) Buffalo, NY 14209
Phone: 716.854.1400 | Fax: 716.854.1140
home@homeny.org

HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES MADE EQUAL INC.
1542 Main Street (at Ferry) Buffalo, NY 14209
Phone: 716.854.1400 | Fax: 716.854.1140
home@homeny.org

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