Language Access Conference

May 12, 2021 | 9:30am - 12:30pm

Venue :Virtual

New Hampshire Legal Assistance and New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority are pleased to present a statewide conference on language access issues, including:
  • Alexandra Baer from Language Bank will present on how to properly communicate with limited English proficient (LEP) individuals using an interpreter
  • Iris Coloma-Gaines of the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute will address compliance with the language access requirements of Title VI for federally subsidized housing providers and the components of a good Language Access Plan
  • Kristen Barry of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will present on the connection between language access issues and discrimination under the federal Fair Housing Act
The conference will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For a complete listing of covered topics, please review the agenda.
ASL interpretation will be provided. Registration in advance is required.
A link to the virtual training session will be provided upon registration.
 Please register no later than Monday, May 10, 2021.