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How to Use the AFFH-T for Fair Housing Planning


December 22, 2022



This video provides a detailed walk-through of the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Data and Mapping Tool (AFFH-T), an online interface that contains several powerful tools for analyzing fair housing issues, such as patterns of segregation or disparities in access to opportunity based on characteristics protected under the Fair Housing Act. This video will walk viewers through using the tool and provide examples of how the AFFH-T has been used to analyze local fair housing conditions and complete meaningful fair housing planning.

This video is part of a video series on how the AFFH-T and other local data sources can be used to analyze local conditions as part of a fair housing analysis and planning process. View all videos in the AFFH-T Video Series.

Explore the AFFH-T

Training Objectives:

Participants will learn about:

  • How to use the AFFH-T to create maps and analyze fair housing data
  • How to use the AFFH-T Raw Data
  • How both the AFFH-T and Raw Data can be employed in fair housing planning by looking at two completed fair housing planning efforts that used these tools in different ways

Who Should Attend?

This video is intended for everyone involved in fair housing planning, including but not limited to staff and leadership of HOME Partnership Program (HOME), Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), and Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) grantees, Public Housing Agencies (PHAs), program administrators, and others engaging in fair housing analysis and planning.

Tags: Fair Housing

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