Housing is a critical need for many on the Southcoast. An agency in New Bedford is working to address housing issues. SouthCoast Fair Housing's mission is to eliminate prejudice and discrimination and ensure fair and affordable housing opportunities for all. This week on Townsquare Sunday, Jim Phillips speaks with Kristina da Fonseca, Executive Director about the issues they face in New Bedford, and the most successful ways to mediate those disputes.

Townsquare Sunday with Jim Phillips can be heard each Sunday at 6 a.m. on WBSM 1420 and WBSM.com. Townsquare Sunday is a weekly public affairs program highlighting non-profits and community organizations in the Greater New Bedford area.

If you have a public event, festival, or neighborhood activity you want to publicize, submit your information here. You can also send an e-mail to Jim Phillips at jim.phillips@townsquaremedia.com. This program can also be heard by downloading the WBSM app.