Housing Program Calendar of Events

Join North River Commission's Housing program in a diverse range of educational workshops for tenants and landlords.

For more information about upcoming or past events, please contact dalia@northrivercommission.org or erika@northrivercommission.org.

 

Upcoming events

Fair Housing Workshop for Landlords

Join the North River Commission in partnership with the Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance (CAFHA) and HOPE Fair Housing Center for a FREE landlord workshop on THURSDAY, January 26th at 10:30 am via Zoom. Come learn the basics of fair housing, federal and local laws, disability rights, and the new source-of-income protections that went into effect on January 1, 2023.
To RSVP email Erika at erika@northrivercommission.org.
 
 
 

Fair Housing Workshop for Tenants

Join the North River Commission in partnership with Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance CAFHA and HOPE Fair Housing Center for a FREE tenants workshop to learn about tenants' protections under state and local laws and how to identify housing discrimination.
When: WEDNESDAY, February 8th at 12 pm 
Where: Christ Lutheran Church located at 3253 W Wilson Ave
Light refreshments will be provided.
To RSVP email Erika at erika@northrivercommission.org.
 

Past events

Home Flooding and Energy Audit Workshop/ Taller de Inundaciones Domiciliarias y Auditoria Energetica

For the presentation please see the following link: RainReady Presentation

Credit Building Workshop/ Taller para establecer o reconstruir su crédito

To see the presentation, click the following link: Wintrust Bank Presentation English

Para leer la presentación haga click en el siguiente enlance: Wintrust Bank Presentacion en Espanol

For additional credit-building resources, please see the following link: MS Products

Landlord Workshop/ Taller para Propetarios:

To see the presentation, click the following link:  Northside Housing Initiative Oct 2022

 

Taller de Asistencia Legal para Inquilinos / Legal Assistance for Tenants Workshop:

For helpful resources click on the following:

Legal Aid Referral Organizations List

ATU Legal Aid & Collective Action Presentation

 

Taller para Compradores de Vivienda :

Tenant Rights Workshop:

 

Taller de Derechos de Inquilino:

Haga clic aquí para ver la presentación de Derechos de Inquilino

Homebuyer 101: Workshop

We Will Chicago: Housing and Neighborhoods

Download the presentation from the Tuesday, January 25, 2022 community meeting. (PDF)

We Will Chicago” is a citywide planning initiative under Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot that encourages neighborhood growth and vibrancy while addressing social and economic inequities. Community participation helps to promote the goals of using meaningful and inclusive engagement to shape the plan.

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