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- My neighbor has shown signs of mental illness or inappropriate behavior in my building, and it scared me. What can I do to help?
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Let’s Talk: Living in Changing Neighborhoods Virtual Tenant Summit Thursday, September 30, 2021 @ 1pm
Let’s Talk: Living in Changing Neighborhoods
Virtual Tenant Summit
Thursday, September 30, 2021 @ 1pm
Register now at otasummit2021.eventbrite.com
The Office of the Tenant Advocate is here to address tenants’ pressing concerns. Hear from panelists from the Department of Behavioral Health, the Rent Administrator, and the Office of the Attorney General about how tenants can work together to ensure their communities are enjoyed by every tenant.
We’ll discuss smoking marijuana in nonsmoking buildings, how to handle situations where a neighbor may be experiencing a mental health crisis, and how diversity affects a unit’s rent-controlled status.
DC Office of the Tenant Advocate
Panelists will include:
Social Worker, Community Response Team
Department of Behavioral Health
Assistant Attorney General
Office of the Attorney General
DC Department of Housing and Community Development
Our panelists will help answer the questions:
The panelist will speak for 10-15 minutes, and then we’ll open the forum up to questions from tenants in the audience.
Registration is now open here: otasummit2021.eventbrite.com