About the Training:
Too often, individuals who have been convicted of crimes and served their sentence return to our communities only to be faced with barriers in finding housing and employment that make them more likely to recidivate and continue the cycle of crime.
Come join us on March 10 as we gather for a panel discussion on how to overcome these obstacles and help ensure fair access to housing and employment.
After attending this session, participants will be able to:
• Explain the obstacles that currently exist in providing fair housing and employment to individuals with criminal
• Identify reasonable accommodations in housing and employment for people with disabilities.
• List the terms and conditions of tenancy, including eviction, that intersect with criminal background checks and crime-
free lease addendums.
• Identify possible advocacy strategies to assist tenants with a history of criminal conviction who otherwise meet the
tenancy requirements to advocate to obtain and maintain housing.
• Identify pitfalls for housing provider to avoid that may lead to discrimination of protected groups.
Registration is $50 per person or $35 for members of the Arizona Coalition to End Homelessness (AZCEH). AZCEH members should email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the individual or organization that is a member to
receive a discount code. Registration includes refreshments and CEUs.
Arizona Housing Coalition (formerly AZCEH) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization | Federal Tax ID#: 86-0909029 | CONTACTAZHC is also the proud coordinator of the Arizona Veterans StandDown Alliance