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.
Worthington Senior Housing, Inc. / The Maples
48 Old North Road, Worthington, MA 01098
Phone: (413) 238-5836 Fax: (413) 238-4250
All apartments include:
- A full kitchen with electric stove and refrigerator
- Full bathroom with tub or shower
- Individual thermostat controls
- Window Coverings (blinds or shades)
- Cable television
- Emergency call system
- Hard-wired smoke detectors
- Some units are fully accessible
Located at the foot of the Berkshires in the quiet town of Worthington, MA, The Maples is a 22-unit affordable cottage style community for residents aged 62 and older or disabled and in need of a unit adapted for persons with disabilities.
The Community is made up of 5 one-story buildings and includes 19 one-bedroom units, 1 two-bedroom unit and 2 studio units. The average size of a one-bedroom unit is approximately 522 square feet.
All residents must meet income restrictions as established by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. In general, rents are 30% of monthly adjusted household income, and include all utilities except telephone and air conditioning.