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.
Templeton Farm Apartments
16 Swifts Lane , P.O. Box 325
Kent, CT 06757
Ph: 860-927-4000 * Fax: 860-355-3297
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
- Part-time Resident Services Coordinator
- Part-time, Live-in Superintendent
Templeton Farms is located in Kent, Connecticut close to the center of town, shopping and services.
Templeton Farm Apartments is a housing facility for persons 62 years of age and older and/or has a disability. There are three residential buildings, each with 2 two-bedroom units, 2-efficiency units and 4-one-bedroom units. There is also one fully accessible unit. Each unit has two entrances, including a sliding door to a back patio. The approximate size of a unit is 600 square feet. There is parking for one car per unit plus visitors.
The facility is owned by Kent Village Housing for the Elderly, Inc., a nonprofit organization and sponsored by New Samaritan Corporation. The facility is financed by the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) with some Rental Assistance. The community also has Section 8 subsidy available for some units.