Disability RAPP

Prohibiting Discrimination Against Voucher Holders

By Lindsay Lincoln, Esq. “We don’t take Section 8.” This is the devastating and all too common response many voucher holders in New Hampshire receive from landlords and property managers while searching for a place to live. Unfortunately, it is legal. The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, also known as the Section...

The Banned Concepts Statute: A Significant Threat to the Disability Rights Movement

The Banned Concepts Statute: A Significant Threat to the Disability Rights MovementBy DRC-NH staff Recently, Disability Rights Center-NH joined a diverse group of educators, advocacy groups, and law firms in filing a federal lawsuit challenging the ‘Banned Concepts’ law, a new state law which we believe will discourage our public school teachers from honest conversations about race,...