The Colorado Civil Rights Division (CCRD) is charged with enforcement of the Colorado Anti-Discrimination Act (CADA). CADA prohibits discrimination based on protected class in employment, housing, and places of public accommodation.
Colorado Poverty Law Project is a Denver-based organization that connects low-income individuals with free legal services to fight evictions and housing injustice. They also offer a monthly free legal clinic and know your rights seminars.
Free mediation between tenants and landlords provided by the Office of Dispute Resolution for residents of El Paso County. Mediators can help solve a dispute between a landlord and tenant involving security deposits, non-payment of rent and/or alleged lease violations,
From the Colorado Poverty Law Project. This free website helps landlords and renters in Colorado understand their legal rights and responsibilities. Check to see if your rental home is unsafe, create a letter to notify a landlord, use our step-by-step guide to figure out your next step, or learn about the law.
The Independence Center is a local nonprofit organization that provides traditional and self-directed home health care, independent living, and advocacy services for people with disabilities. These services range from providing peer support, skills classes, and employment assistance to individuals and advocacy to affect change within and outside the disabilities system.
Residents are invited to “Renter's Rights 101”, a FREE informational session, where participants will learn about a wide variety of topics such as lease basics, reasonable accommodations and modifications, deposits, repairs, eviction, and updates on recent Colorado legislation on housing matters. This event is brought to you by the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado Legal Services, the Justice Center, Brothers Redevelopment, and PPLD. Visit the link above to register.
More information from the City of Colorado Springs and Colorado Legal Services regarding the Renter Rights Workshops., including a link to watch a recording of the presentation and the informational pamphlet.