gender identity http://kbia.org en Columbia Housing Authority aims to eliminate discrimination with policy change http://kbia.org/post/columbia-housing-authority-aims-eliminate-discrimination-policy-change <p>The Columbia Housing Authority’s policy will be updated to better comply with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s definition of family. The CHA will define family as any individual or group living together.</p><p>This definition aims to eliminate discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity and marital status.&nbsp; Phil Steinhaus, CEO of the Columbia Housing Authority, said the CHA has already based it’s program on the inclusive definition and the text change is just a formality.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 19:00:53 +0000 Jake Lasofsky 23999 at http://kbia.org Columbia Housing Authority aims to eliminate discrimination with policy change