Housing - Fair, Safe, Affordable

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Description

Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity's Coordinated Statewide Housing Services, programs working for fair affordable, accessible, safe, and secure housing for all Vermonters. Fair Housing Project (FHP): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, referrals, education and outreach, enforcement, and information regarding Housing Discrimination issues. Mobile Home Project (MHP): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, tenant organizing, referrals, counseling, and information for Manufactured Home Owners who are renting lots - especially those in Mobile Home Parks. Vermont Tenants (VTI): Advocacy/Public Advocacy, organizing, advice, tenant counseling, training, and information regarding Residential Tenancy. Together these three programs serve tenants, mobile home residents, prospective home buyers and the interests of all people who believe in adequate safe, fair and affordable housing in Vermont.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2017-12-12
Format: 2017-12-12
Location Based Efficiency - 11/16/2017
Ted Wimpey and guest Richard A. Watts, of the University of Vermont's Center for Research on Vermont, explore the transportation factor in making communities inclusive and affordable. **For questions about CVOEO’s services for New...
Tips for Tenants - 09/21/2017
Jonathan Bond walks viewers through a presentation of useful tips and resources for renters in Vermont. **For questions about CVOEO’s services for New Americans, call 802-863-6248. **If you are interested in donating to the New Americans...
Burlington Lead Program - 07/20/2017
Ted Wimpey, Director of the Fair Housing Project at CVOEO, speaks with Lauren Pyatt, Education & Outreach Specialist with the Burlington Lead Program. Lauren explains how the Burlington Lead Program generally works and its various benefits...
Burlington’s Fair Housing Assessment - 05/18/2017
Ted Wimpey, Director, Fair Housing Project at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, speaks with Marcy Esbjerg, Burlington CEDO’s Assistant Director for Community, Housing, & Opportunity Programs. **For questions about CVOEO...
CVOEO’s New American Initiative - 03/16/2017
Host Jonathan Bond speaks with Sandrine Kibuey Associate Director of Chittenden Community Action and Heather Davis Associate Director of Financial Futures.   **For questions about CVOEO’s services for New Americans, call 802-863-6248...
Fair Housing Nationally and in Vermont: What Does the CVOEO Fair Housing Project Do? - 01/19/2017
Host Jonathan Bond, Director of Vermont Tenants & Mobile Home Programs, Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, speaks with Ted Wimpey, Director of CVOEO Fair Housing Project. Focusing on housing programs of Champlain Valley Office...
Mobile Home Parks and Cooperatives - 11/17/2016
Host Jonathan Bond, Director of Vermont Tenants & Mobile Home Programs, Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, speaks with Mobile Home Program Resident Organizer Laura Mistretta on housing issues around Mobile Homes, Mobile Home Parks...
Ted Wimpey Discusses the BTV Town Center with City Councilor Adam Roof - 09/15/2016
Ted Wimpey, Director, Fair Housing Project at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, speaks with Adam Roof, Ward 8, Burlington City Councilor, Independent, on topics from the Burlington Town Center development to general issues of fair,...
Rent Right - 07/21/2016
Jonathan T. Bond, Director of Vermont Tenants & Mobile Home Programs at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, and Forrest Gardner, educator at CVOEO’s Financial Futures Program, discuss the importance of and resources for...
Burlington's Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance - 03/17/2016
Ted Wimpey, Director of CVOEO's Fair Housing Project is joined by East District City Councilor Selene Colburn who serves as Chair of the Burlington Council's Community Development and Neighborhood Revitalizatoin (CDNR) Committee.  Ted...
Update on Vermont Tenants and Mobile Home Program - 01/21/2016
Ted Wimpey, Director of CVOEO's Fair Housing Program, speaks with Jonathan Bond, Director of CVOEO's Mobile Home Program and Vermont Tenants. Focusing on housing programs of Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity.  Fair Housing...
Burlington's Housing Action Plan - 11/19/2015
Ted Wimpey, Director of the Fair Housing Project at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO), is joined by Burlington City Council President, Jane Knodell, speaking on Burlington's Housing Action Plan.  more information:...
Roundup of the Legislative Session - 05/21/2015
Host Ted Wimpey speaks with guest, Rep. Helen Head, Chair, House Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs. They discuss the roundup of the legislative session with regard to general housing issues including funding for affordable housing....
HeArt and Home: Celebrating Inclusive Communities for Fair Housing Month - 03/19/2015
Ted Wimpey, Director of the Fair Housing Project at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity speaks with Margaret Coleman of the ONE Arts organizatoin on the grassroot effort on this project soon coming to fruition. Opening is Friday, April...
Farrington's Mobile Home Park - What's Next? - 01/15/2015
Sarah Woodward of CVOEO's Mobile Home Program hosts a discussion about the sale of the Farrington’s Mobile Home Park and offers an update on resident efforts to form a Resident-Owned Cooperative, North Avenue Cooperative, to explore the...