Human Rights and Equity Programs

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8AM-4:30PM M-F. For your convenience, our office accepts walk-ins for intake from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m on MWF.

703-324-2953
TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 318
Fairfax, VA 22035

Kenneth Saunders,
Director

News and Events

Watch the Webinar: 2021 Fair Housing Training

Watch
May 4, 2021
Watch a recording of the 2021 Fair Housing Training

OHREP to Host Virtual Event on LGBTQ+ Protections in Fairfax County

OHREP
April 30, 2021
Learn about fair housing and employment laws, including new civil rights protections recently enacted in Virginia.

2021 Fair Housing Art & Literary Contest Winners Announced

2021
April 27, 2021
Winners of the Fairfax County Student Human Rights Commission's 11th Annual Fair Housing Art & Literary Contest have been announced.

Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2021-2022 Student Human Rights Commission

Applications
April 15, 2021
The Fairfax County Office of Human Rights and Equity Programs is currently accepting applications for the Student Human Rights Commission for the 2021-2022 school year.

CDC Eviction Moratorium Extended Until June 30

CDC
March 30, 2021
The CDC Eviction Moratorium is extended until June 30, 2021.

New Protected Classes in Virginia

New
March 26, 2021
On July 1, 2020, changes to Virginia’s laws expanding the number of protected classes in housing and employment went into effect.

Watch the webinar: Employment Rights and Obligations During COVID-19

Watch
March 10, 2021

On March 9, the Fairfax County Office of Human Rights and Equity Programs (OHREP), in partnership with the Alexandria Office of Human Rights, the Arlington County Office of Human Rights, the District of Columbia Office of Human Rights, and the Prince William County Office of Human Rights held a joint webinar featuring representatives from the U.S. Equal…

March Issue of OHREP Newsletter Now Available

March
March 5, 2021
The March 2021 Issue of the Fairfax County Office of Human Rights newsletter is now available.

New OHREP Video: Fair Housing Concerns & COVID-19

New
December 22, 2020
New animated video focuses on the fair housing issues that have emerged as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

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