Fair Housing and Housing Rights

For information on fair housing and housing rights, click on links below.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)

HUD's Mission:
To create equal housing opportunities for all persons living in America by administering laws that prohibit discrimination in housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status.

California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH)

DFEH's Mission Statement:
The DFEH is the state agency charged with enforcing California’s civil rights laws. The mission of the DFEH is to protect the people of California from unlawful discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations and from hate violence.

Housing Rights Center (HRC)
(serves the City of Port Hueneme)

HRC's Mission:
Our mission is to actively support and promote fair housing through education, advocacy and litigation, to the end that all persons have the opportunity to secure the housing they desire and can afford, without discrimination based on their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, ancestry, age, source of income or other characteristics protected by law.