Changes to the Alberta Human Rights Act Now in Force

As of January 1, 2018, landlords can no longer discriminate on the basis of age in Alberta. Changes to the Alberta Human Rights Act are now in force. Rental buildings: The changes mean rental buildings can no longer be designated “Adult only” or have age restrictions unless they are designed seniors-only (age 55+). Condominiums: Condos … Continue reading Changes to the Alberta Human Rights Act Now in Force

Media Release: Alberta Human Rights Act Age Amendments Discussion Guide

The CFHCA will be submitting a formal response to the Government of Alberta that will include the following key points: 1)     The Act should include provisions that explicitly provide protection for children and their caregivers in condominium and rental housing. 2)     The Act should include exemptions for supportive living facilities such as for persons with developmental disabilities and seniors.

Fill in the Edmonton Insight Community Survey!

This month the Edmonton Insight Community survey (administered by the City of Edmonton) includes questions about people's attitudes toward children in apartments and condos. Please take a moment to fill in the survey--the data will be invaluable. You need to be a member of the Edmonton Insight Community to fill in the survey; if you're … Continue reading Fill in the Edmonton Insight Community Survey!