Hamden Housing Authority

Office Hours of Operation:
Monday –Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed to the Public Every Friday, and on Weekends, and Holidays

Section 8 Program Office Hours of Operation:
Monday – 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday – Thursday – 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Closed to the Public Every Friday, and on Weekends, and Holidays

Welcome to the Housing Authority of the Town of Hamden’s (Hamden Housing Authority) website. We are located at 51 Worth Avenue, Hamden, Connecticut. Thank you for your interest in the programs managed by our agency. Developed in 1969, the Housing Authority’s mission is to provide safe, decent, and affordable housing to low and very low income families. We hope you find this website helpful in assisting you with your housing needs.

The Hamden Housing Authority (HHA) is governed by a five member Board of Commissioners. The HHA operates 190 units of elderly/disabled housing; 30 units of congregate housing and 4 units of affordable housing. HHA also administers a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program consisting of 305 vouchers; and is a subcontractor for the State of Connecticut, Department of Housing Programs – J. D’Amelia & Associates Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and Rental Assistance (RAP) rent subsidy programs.