Explain the connection between the accommodation request and the disability-related need. - The Network
Category: reasonable accommodation process

Example: “Moving to an accessible unit would allow me to safely access my unit without causing me further injury or pain because I would no longer need to climb the stairs each day. Additionally, moving to a different space will eliminate the parts of my unit that remind me of the violence I have experienced.”

  • Housing providers may not understand why you need an accommodation, especially if the disability is non-apparent. Providing this explanation gives housing providers the information they need to understand and process your request.