To live in state assisted elderly/disabled public housing, you must be at least 60 years old. If you are a person under 60 with a disability, you must meet certain criteria to be eligible for state housing for disabled persons.
You must complete an application and then be placed on a wait list that is kept by the authority. When your name reaches the top of the wait list, the authority will contact you. Priority is given to a qualified emergency (ask for details).
Preference is given to a Fairhaven veteran, spouse of a veteran, a Fairhaven resident or an employee who works in Fairhaven.
Income limits (which includes income from assets, savings, checking, CD’s, stocks, bonds, IRA’s, 401k’s, trusts, real estate, owned or rented)
- 1 person – $47,150
- 2 persons – $53,850