The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, or financing of housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, or national origin. Complaints of discrimination may be forwarded as follows:
Fair Housing Administrator
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Washington, D.C. 20410
Phone: (800) 669-9777
Office of Civil Rights
1400 Independence Ave. SW
Voice: (800) 795-3272
TDD: (202) 720-6382
Connecticut law also prohibits discrimination in all of the above categories plus these additional categories: lawful source of income, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, use of a guide dog, and age (except when program regulations restrict the housing to an age-specific category). Complaints of discrimination may be forwarded to the Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities at (860) 541-3400.
Elderly Housing Management, Community Housing Management, and their managed facilities do not discriminate on the basis of disability status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, their federally assisted programs and activities.
HILL HOUSE SENIOR RESIDENCE
10 RIVERSIDE AVE.
RIVERSIDE, CT. 06878
Phone: 203-637-3177 Fax: 203-698-4977
All apartments include:
- A full kitchen with electric stove and refrigerator
- Full bathroom with tub or shower
- Individual thermostat controls
- Window Coverings (blinds or curtain rods)
- Cable television outlets
- Emergency call system
- Hard-wired smoke detectors
- Some units are fully accessible
Hill House is a thirty-seven apartment congregate home for the elderly of low to moderate income. Its mission is to provide a comfortable and affordable residence that encourages older people to be independent, physically active and involved with their families, friends and community.
Services include the mail meal at noon, half hour a week of light housekeeping, 24 hour emergency coverage and full activity calendar.
Applicants??? income cannot exceed income limits that are established each year by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Each apartment measures approximately 640 square feet and has: a living room, a bedroom, a small kitchen, a full bath with tub, a thermostat, an emergency call system and is handicapped adaptable.