Community Resources

Kentucky Equal Justice Center:

“A non-profit poverty law advocacy and research center. We serve the state’s non-profit legal services community and low-income families.”

Lexington Fair Housing Council:

“A full-service, nonprofit civil rights agency committed to eradicating discrimination in housing. The Fair Housing Council enforces the federal Fair Housing Act, the Kentucky Fair Housing Act, and the local fair housing ordinances.”

Lexington Housing Justice Collective:

“A tenant-led organization fighting to end homelessness and undo the white supremacist foundations of housing in Lexington, Kentucky.”

Lexington Tenants Union:

“A tenant-led organization dedicated to securing safe, decent, and affordable housing as a human right for all renters in Lexington.”

The Kentucky Anti-Eviction Network:

“A multi-racial, multi-generational network of poor and working-class tenants from all places, uniting to keep our homes during this pandemic, by any means necessary.”

Lexington KY Mutual Aid:

“A space for community members to share needs and support in response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Please keep in mind this is a space for short-term needs only. Not affiliated with any organization; just folks from the neighborhood.”

“Depending on who you are, this tool can help you: get connected to your local legal aid organization for help, get more information about eviction and (hopefully) helpful links, demand a jury trial, generate an Answer and Jury Demand, spot issues, and create letter and pleading templates, and email elected officials to demand they do more to protect renters during a global pandemic and economic crisis.”

Click here to apply for rental assistance from the Lexington Housing Stabilization Program.

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