Fair Housing education, training, & advocacy410.929.7640

Heaven 600LISTEN TO PROGRAMS OF OUR WCAO RADIO SHOW “LIVING IN BALTIMORE”

and many other shows that are broadcast every Saturday morning on “Heaven 600” – WCAO-AM 600 mHz!

 

Check Out Our Facebook Page: facebook.com/GBCHRB

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LISTEN TO THE GBCHRB’S NEW PODCAST “BALTIMORE TODAY”

 “Drug Prescription Access Forum” (3 minutes mp3)

“Input Needed for Access to Health Insurance Study” – Bill Kladky talks to Joy Hatchette, Maryland Insurance Administration(7 minutes mp3)

Stay tuned for more shows!

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VIEW EPISODES OF “nEIGHBORHOOD bEAT” tV sHOW

…on YouTube!

“Muslims in Maryland.”

“Legal Services for the Poor.”

“Rights Against Discrimination.”

“Native Americans in Maryland.”

“Insurance Problems & Fraud.”

“African American History in Maryland.”

“Insurance Rights in Maryland.”

 & Many Other Programs About Local Issues & Problems!

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READ OUR SELF-HELP GUIDES TO FAIR HOUSING IN THESE COUNTIES:

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IN CURRENT NATIONAL & MARYLAND FAIR HOUSING NEWS…

Just some of the stories in the July-August, 2020 issue of Fair Housing News:

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MARYLAND COURTS 
SELF-HELP CENTER

Chat FREE with a lawyer about your civil legal matter. FREE legal help in civil cases for individuals who do not have a lawyer.
8:30 am – 8:00 pm, Mon. – Fri.

Click to get in-person help:

Family Law
Circuit Court
District Court

or

Telephone

410-260-1392

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FILE A HOUSING DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT

Maryland Residents can file with Either the State of Maryland or HUD:

Maryland Commission On Civil Rights  (MCCR)  6 Saint Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. 410-767-8600 / 800-637-6247

US Dept. of Housing & Urban Development. 10 S. Howard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201.

 410-962-2520 / 800-669-9777

 

Depending on Your Residence, Residents in Baltimore City & County Residents can file with:

Baltimore City Office Of Civil Rights.7 E. Redwood Street, 9th floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. 410-396-3141 / civilrights@baltimorecity.gov

Baltimore County Human Relations Commission 6401 York Road, Suite 1013, Baltimore, Maryland 21212. 410-887-5917. / bchrc@baltimorecountymd.gov

 

 

 

KNOW YOUR FAIR HOUSING RIGHTS:

 Read our brochures:

Fair Housing & You.

For People with Disabilities.

State of Maryland (MCCR).

 MCCR in Spanish / Español.

DO YOU NEED A LAWYER?

Maryland Legal Aid

Legal Help for Individuals & Neighborhood Associations

Lawyer Referral Service

What Renters Need to Know about Eviction

ARE YOU CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR HOUSING?

 To search listings, go to the Maryland DHCD’s MD Housing Search.

Read Our Self-Help Guide to Getting Housing (pdf).

DO YOU HAVE A TENANT OR LANDLORD PROBLEM?

To know your rights, see theMaryland Attorney General’s page.

For free tenant-landlord counseling:Maryland District Court Self-Help Resource Center.

Hot Line – 410-260-1392.

Centers are located in –


Baltimore – Civil Division, 501 E. Fayette St., 3rd Floor.

Glen Burnie – District Court Building, 7500 Gov. Ritchie Highway, Room 205.

Frederick – County Courthouse, 100 W. Patrick Street, Lower Level.

Salisbury – District Court for Wicomico County, 201 Baptist Street, Room 2248A.

Upper Marlboro – District Court Bourne Wing, 14735 Main Street, Room 069B.

DO YOU HAVE A PREDATORY LOAN? GET HELP!

Paying too much on your loan? Get help!

Examples of predatory loans:

Balloon payments, Excessive points and fees, Packing (additional things without your knowledge), and Large mortgage broker payment. 

Read the “Eight Signs of Predatory Lending” to see if you are a victim.

Read predatory lending tips of the Maryland Attorney General.Click to Learn More & Get Help.

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READ OUR FAIR HOUSING MARYLAND BLOG!

It has just-breaking news about Fair Housing & related issues, profiles, reviews, resources, books, obits, and more.

Read it here.

REGISTER TO VOTE!

 If You are Not Registered: 

You must be registered to vote a mail-in ballot. If you are not registered to vote in Maryland, go to the Maryland State Board of Elections for more information.

Application for a Maryland Mail-In Ballot

Ask for your mail-in ballot at
the Maryland State Board of Elections’ Special Page

or
• Text VBM (English) or VPC (Spanish) to 777-88. We will text you a link to request your mail-in ballot online; or
• Fill out the paper form and get it to your local election office before October 20. The deadline for requesting a mail-in ballot is Tuesday, October 20, 2020.

Find Your Maryland County Voting Office 

 

 

 

OUR WORKING NETWORK IS OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Baltimore Home Ownership Institute

Baltimore City Office of Civil Rights

Baltimore County Human Relations Commission

Baltimore County Muslim Council

Housing Authority of Baltimore City – Fair Housing

Baltimore Jewish Council

Citizens Planning & Housing Association

Community Assistance Network

Governor’s Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs

Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors

League of Women Voters of Baltimore City & Baltimore County

Maryland Commission on Civil Rights

Maryland Commission on Indian Affairs

N. A. A. C. P., Maryland State Conference

The Reverend Frederick K. Weimert, President, & William P. Kladky, Ph.D., Executive Director – wkladky@gbchrb.org.


The GBCHRB is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our purpose is to provide free Fair Housing education, training, and advocacy to the general public. Our office is located in the City of Baltimore, Maryland.


(c) 2020, Greater Baltimore Community Housing Resource Board, Inc. – All Rights Reserved. GBCHRB, P. O. Box 66180,
Baltimore, Maryland 21239-6180. Telephone 410.929.7640.