Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research

Fair Housing Focus Groups

The University of Louisville’s Center for Environmental Policy & Management and Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research, in partnership with Metropolitan Housing Coalition, is conducting a study on people’s experiences with fair housing in Louisville metro. We want to learn more about the opportunities and challenges that exist for fair and affordable housing in our community. If you fall into one or more of the categories below, we want to hear from YOU!

  • African Americans/Blacks with a low or very low annual household income
  • Single moms with children under 18 living at home
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Hispanics/Latinos
  • Refugees who have lived in the U.S. at least 4 years, or other immigrants
  • Persons who identify as LGBTQ
  • People of color with an annual household income of $50,000 or more

If you submit your contact information to participate, a member of our research team may contact you to schedule your participation in a small group discussion on one evening this summer. The focus group conversation should take no longer than 60-90 minutes. For participating, you can expect to receive an incentive, such as a gift card to a local store. If you have any questions, please contact Mariam Williams or Jessica Whitish, researchers with the University of Louisville, at 502-852-6142.

Principal investigators of record on this study are: Dr. Cate Fosl (502-852-6142) and Dr. Lauren Heberle (502-852-4749).

If you are interested in participating, please fill out and submit the form below. Click here to open the form in a new tab or window.

Posted on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at 3:33 pm


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