Texas

Fair Housing Project, Austin Tenants' Council

http://www.housing-rights.org

Who We Are

Housing discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status, or disability. This is a project of the Austin Tenants' Council which provides assistance with telephone and in-house counseling, mediation, tenant information network and lease packets. Representation available in certain cases but only in Travis County. Mission Statement- To ensure that everyone has a right to safe, decent, affordable housing

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Walk-in
Hours
Monday
09:00-04:00
Tuesday
09:00-04:00
Wednesday
09:00-04:00
Thursday
09:00-04:00
Friday
09:00-04:00
Documents

all documents related to lease


Contact Type
Legal Clinic
Hours
Monday
06:00-08:00

Contact Type
Appointment
Documents

all documents related to lease


Contact Type
Phone
Phone Number
(512) 474-1961
Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Documents

Will vary depending upon individual case; discussed when you call for appointment.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Bastrop County
  • Blanco County
  • Comal County
  • Hays County
  • Travis County
  • Williamson County
Additional Service Area Info
Full legal representation is available in Travis County only; other needs will be met by referral.
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español

Client appointments only.

Income Guidelines

Some fees may be assessed determined based upon income.

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
YES
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
NO

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Self-Help Materials
Description of Services

Telephone counseling (512) 474-1961
Brochures, pamphlets, packets on federal and state housing law and rights
Public workshops covering topics like landlord/tenant issues, security deposits, fair housing issues, etc.

General Contact Information

Address
Fair Housing Project, Austin Tenants' Council
1619 East Cesar Chavez (map)
Austin, TX 78702
Phone
(512) 474-1961 or 512-474-7007
Fax
(512) 474-0197
Website
http://www.housing-rights.org
Email