Housing Discrimination

Self-Help Information

  • Accommodations for Assistance Animals

    Assistance Animals as a Reasonable Accommodation for Persons with Disabilities in Housing Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Assistance Animals v. Service Animals

    The Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act in the Housing Context Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Fair Housing Enforcement Program

    The Fair Housing Enforcement Program promotes fair housing and works to end housing discrimination through education, advocacy, outreach, and litigation Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Fair Housing Fact Sheets

    Fair Housing laws can often be complex and confusing, making it difficult to answer a quick question. Review these fact sheets that answer common questions related to various Fair Housing issues. Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • File a Housing Discrimination Complaint with the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission

    This brochure discusses the process for filing a housing discrimination complaint with the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Hawaii Disability Rights Center

    The sole mission of the Hawaii Disability Rights Center is to protect and promote the human, civil and legal rights of individuals with disabilities. Read More

    Hawaii Disability Rights Center
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  • Know Your Rights: Sexual Harassment in Housing

    Have you experienced unwanted touching, unwanted sexual advances, sexual jokes, comments, or gestures in your rental housing? Fair housing laws may help you. Read More

    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Mediation on Hawaii Island - Hilo

    Ku'ikahi Mediation Center provides a variety of dispute prevention and resolution services to our East Hawaii community. We help individuals, families, organizations, businesses, schools, and others to find creative solutions to challenging situations. Read More

    Ku'ikahi Mediation Center
  • Mediation on Hawaii Island - Kona

    West Hawaii Mediation Center strives to provide an array of high quality conflict resolution services to community members and organizations throughout West Hawaii. Read More

    West Hawaii Mediation Center
  • Mediation on Kauai

    Mediation Services from Kauai Economic Opportunity (KEO) can address a number of issues. Mediators from the agency facilitate dispute resolution in a confidential, informal and non-threatening manner, with the aim of avoiding court proceedings or preventing evictions. Read More

    Kauai Economic Opportunity Mediation Program
  • Mediation on Maui

    Maui Mediation Services, Inc. was established in 1982 to provide creative and appropriate ways of resolving disputes Read More

    Maui Mediation Services
  • Mediation on Oahu

    Mediation Center of the Pacific's mission is to provide high quality mediation and dispute resolution services that are affordable and accessible on the island of Oahu. Read More

    Mediation Center of the Pacific
  • Pets In Housing

    Pets in Housing is a program to promote the successful integration of pets into a larger number of homes on Oahu. This site provides an apartment search feature for renters with pets. Read More

    Hawaiian Humane Society
  • Pre-Complaint Questionnaire For Housing Discrimination

    Submitting a Pre-Complaint Questionnaire is the first step in filing a discrimination complaint with the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission (HCRC). After reviewing your Pre-Complaint Questionnaire you will be contacted for an intake interview and, where appropriate, provided assistance in filing a formal complaint for housing discrimination. Read More

    Hawaii Civil Rights Commission
  • Your Rights to Fair Housing

    The Fair Housing Act protects people from discrimination when they are renting, buying, or securing financing for any housing The prohibitions specifically cover discrimination because of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability and the presence of children. Read More

    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development