The WV Human Rights Commission Fair Housing Conference Information
Date: April 19th, 2018
Location: West Virginia State University (Wilson University Union)
Parking is located behind the building on Washington Ave.: Google Map
Registration beings at 7:30 AM
We will begin promptly at 8:45 AM
Lunch will be provided
8:45 - Welcome - West Virginia State University President Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins &
WV Human Rights Commission Acting Evecutive Director, Marykaye Jacquet
9:00 - Cmeron McKinney, Esq., General Counsel for the WV HRC
"Historical Contexts: 50 Years of Fair Housing in America"
10:15 - Break
10:30 - Nancy Cipoletti, Director of West Virginia Bureau of Senior Services
"Communicating Effectively with Individuals with Dementia - and Everyone Else Too"
12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch
"A Matter of Place" Video
1:00 - Esther Hup, Housing Coordinaor with Take Me Home, West Virginia - A Money Follow the Person Initiative.
"An Overview of the Take Me Home West Virginia Program"
1:45 - Cathy McConnell, Esq. Executive Director of West Virginia Senior Legal Aid, Inc.
"Relevant Landlord/Tenant Issues"
2:45 - Nathan Tuager, Investigation Coordinator, WV Fair Housing Action Network
"Reasonable Accommodations, Modifications, and A Brief Overview on Testing"
3:45 - Closing Remarks, Survey, and Vote for Fair Housing Posters
2018 Fair Housing Poster Contest Information: click here