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The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
820 First Street, NE, Ste. 740
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 567-3516 phone
(202) 408-9520 fax
Email: Info@c-c-d.org

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TASK FORCES
HOUSING
 

Mission

The CCD Housing Task Force works with Congress and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to increase access to decent, safe and affordable housing for all people with disabilities and to protect the rights guaranteed under the Fair Housing Act.

The CCD Housing Task Force also works collaboratively with the Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC) to produce Priced Out, a study of the severe housing affordability problems of people with disabilities.

Co-chairs

  • Molly Burgdorf
    The Arc of the United States
    202-534-3718 phone
    202-534-3731 fax
    burgdorf@thearc.org
  • Andrew Sperling 
    National Alliance on Mental Illness
    703-516-7222 phone 
    703-516-0694 fax 
    asperling@nami.org
  ACTIVITIES
Housing Task Force
CCD Co-Chairs letter on H.R. 7301, the Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act
On behalf of the Consortium for Citizens With Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force, we are writing to offer our enthusiastic support for the Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act of 2020 (H.R. 7301). CCD is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for Federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society; the CCD Housing Task Force focuses on expanding access to decent, safe and affordable rental housing for people with disabilities.
(July 17,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Frequently Asked Questions: housing needs of people with disabilities during the COVID-19 crisis
FAQ on Housing Issues for People with Disabilities During the COVID-19 Crisis by the CCD Housing Task Force and the National Low income Housing Coalition.
(May 19,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Frequently Asked Questions: housing needs of people with disabilities during the COVID-19 crisis [Spanish Version]
FAQ on Housing Issues for People with Disabilities During the COVID-19 Crisis by the CCD Housing Task Force and the National Low income Housing Coalition.
(May 19,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Comments on HUD’s Design and Construction, Adoption of Safe Harbors NPRM
As Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force, we submit the following comments with respect to the proposed additions to safe harbors identified by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for compliance with the Fair Housing Act’s requirements for the design and construction of covered multifamily housing as set forth in the Fair Housing Amendments Act (“the Act”) (42 U.S.C. § 3604(f)(3)(C)). CCD is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.
(April 13,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Comments on HUD’s Faith-Based Organizations NPRM
Please accept this letter as the comments of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing and Rights Task Forces. CCD is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for Federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.
(April 13,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Comments on the on the Community Reinvestment Act Regulations
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the notice of proposed Community Reinvestment Act regulations. Please accept this letter as the comments of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force. CCD is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.
(April 8,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD AFFH NPRM Comments
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing” Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for Federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society. On behalf of the undersigned organizations of CCD, we submit the following response for your consideration.
(March 16,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Housing TF Comments in Response to HUD RFI on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the “White House Council on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing; Request for Information,” Docket No. FR–6187-N-01, published on November 22, 2019. Please accept this letter as the comments of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force. CCD is the largest coalition of national organizations working together to advocate for federal public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, integration, and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.
(January 31,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Annual Report - Housing Task Force
(January 9,  2020) - Download [ PDF ]
 
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