HUD sponsored

2022 Fair Housing Office Hours: Session 14 – Data Collection and Analysis


September 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT



This virtual office hours session allowed HUD program participants to ask questions related to fair housing planning and the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) Interim Final Rule, "Restoring AFFH Definitions and Certifications".

This office hours session discussed topics including, but not limited to:

  • Community engagement during the fair housing planning process
  • The use of data analysis and local data sources in fair housing planning
  • Fair housing issues such as patterns of segregation and disparities in access to opportunity, factor that contribute to those issues, and the impact on individuals with protected characteristics
  • Setting for fair housing goals

View all sessions in the 2022 Fair Housing Office Hours Series.

Training Objectives

Participants were able to understand:

  • Fair housing planning best practices and voluntary requirements under the AFFH Interim Final Rule, "Restoring AFFH Definitions and Certifications"
  • Practices on how to conduct fair housing planning
  • Producing fair housing planning documents such as an Analysis of Impediments (AI), or an Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH), or another form of fair housing planning document
  • What resources HUD provides to assist participating jurisdictions with fair housing planning and how to leverage those resources effectively

Who Should Attend?

This office hours session was intended for HUD grantees, including participating jurisdictions (PJs) and public housing agencies (PHAs), who are responsible for producing fair housing documents.

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

2022 Fair Housing Office Hours Registrar | mgrainger@enterprisecommunity.org

Tags: Fair Housing

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