The Housing Authority assists over 3,000 low-income families and individuals through a variety of programs including the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program.



Go to the application page for more information on how to sign up for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program and to access other housing resources, including Public Housing.



If you are looking for a place to rent using your Voucher, you will find a list of units available for Voucher holders by picking up a Unit Listing from the lobby of the Housing Authority at 2 Lakewood Road.

Please review the Voucher Program Procedures for important information about policies and regulations you must follow while being assisted under the HCV Program.

There are many programs available to help HCV Program participants increase their income, save money, become self-sufficient, and buy a home. Use the links below to read about current programs.


OPEN Waiting Lists for the Waterbury Housing Authority


Elderly Housing (62 Years of Age or Older – Efficiencies & 1 Bedroom Units)


Provide option to download Application – Application Attached


Name Address  
Edward D. Bergin Apartments 70 Lakewood Road  
William Roosevelt Apartments 27-95 Kearney Drive  
William Kelley Apartments 119-125 Fairmont Street  


Public Housing


Pre-applications will be accepted ONLINE ONLY for the Low Income Public Waiting List for 3 Bedroom, 4 Bedroom & 5 Bedrooms ONLY.


Provide link here for Preliminary Public Housing Application – As shown on the main page of the website.

Name Address
Berkeley Heights Harris Circle
Berkeley Avenue Long Hill Road
Oak Terrace Apartments 7-36 Bliss Street
  8-26 Elmer Street
  54-78 Eastern Avenue
Pearl Lake Apartments 5-67 Gilyard Drive
Springbrook Apartments 148-188 Springbrook Road
Truman Apartments 1711-1903 North Main St
Austin Road Apartments 348-452 Austin Road
South End Apartments 10-40 West Clay
Scattered Sites 454-462 Baldwin Street
  540 Baldwin Street
  50-64 Bishop Street
  26-32 Catherine Avenue
  36-42 Catherine Avenue
  206-226 Orange Street
  368-374 West Grove Street
Hamden Avenue 163 Hamden Avenue


CLOSED Waiting Lists for the Waterbury Housing Authority


Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher Program or Project Based Voucher Program)


Section 8 Waiting Lists are CLOSED at this time. 

You can go to the PHA website for notifications for the Waterbury Housing Authority ONLY


Please refer to the United Way of Connecticut – Housing Choice Voucher Program Website for available Section 8 waiting lists in Connecticut: 

You can go to this link and set yourself up for notifications of when Section 8 waiting lists open in Connecticut.