Subsidized Housing and Senior Housing

Dawson Building
Low-Rent Apartments – Family, Elderly 62+
(Accepts Section 8)

Contact Info: (508) 679-8353
Location: 1851 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Please fill out all parts of the application online at https://www.section8ma.com/apply-now then email it and all requested documents, to nebel.property@gmail.com or return it and all requested documents to the main office at 145 Old 2nd Street Fall River, MA. 02721 (Paper copy of application is available).


Harborview Towers
Low-income – Family, Elderly 62+

Contact Info: (508) 999-4566
Location: 280 Acushnet Avenue New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Application is available online at https://www.massaccesshousingregistry.org/development/harborview-towers Once you complete and submit the application in its entirety and are determined to be pre-qualified then you will be placed on the waitlist and when it is your turn on the list you will be offered a unit. Once letter is received by applicant, interview appointment is made with the property manager. Once interview is complete and applicant is determined to be income eligible, background/credit check is then done. If all comes back well then applicant is asked to come in to sign lease, provide first month’s rent and security deposit and get keys. (Paper copy of application is available).


Wamsutta Apartments
Affordable, Low-Rent Apartments, Assisted Living – Family, Elderly 62+

Contact Info: (508) 991-5329
Location: 184 State St, New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Application available online at https://www.hallkeen.com/listing/wamsutta-communities return it and all requested documents to the main office. (Paper copy of application is available).


King Village
Low-Rent Apartments, Assisted Living- Elderly 62+

King Village is an HUD apartment. HUD residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent. The rent amount, less approved HUD deductions such as; medical and child expenses, and other allowances, includes a utility allowance.

Contact Info: (508) 992-7762
Location: 276 Cottage St New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 276 Cottage Street to apply.


Melville Towers
Low-Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+, Disabled 18+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent

Contact Info: (508) 993-3077
Location: 850 Pleasant Street #1 New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Please fill out all parts of the application online at https://www.peabodyproperties.com/communities/component/jea/4-bedford-towers.html Completed applications may be mailed or returned in person to the management office at 850 Pleasant Street #1, New Bedford, MA 02740. (Paper copy of application is available).


Bayberry Housing
Low income -Family, Elderly 62+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (508) 993-1965
Location: 153 Oakdale St, New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 153 Oakdale Street to apply.


Casey Miller Apartments
Low income -Family, Elderly 62+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (508) 998- 2100
Location: 2062 Phillips Rd. New Bedford, MA 02745

Application: Visit main office at 2062 Phillips Road to apply.


Young House- Interchurch Elderly Housing
Low Income -Low Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+, Disabled 18+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent

Contact Info: (508) 999-5240
Location: 740 Brock Avenue New Bedford, MA 02744

Application: Please fill out all parts of the application online at https://www.peabodyproperties.com/communities/component/jea/4-bedford-towers.html Completed applications may be mailed or returned in person to the management office at 740 Brock Avenue New Bedford, MA 02744. (Paper copy of application is available).


Car Barn
Low income -Family, Elderly 62+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (508) 998- 2100
Location: 1959 Purchase Street. New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 1959 Purchase Street to apply.


Carriage House
Assisted Living, Low-Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+

Contact Info: (508) 993-0433
Location: 1661 Purchase Street. New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 1661 Purchase Street to apply.


Olympia Towers
Low-Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+, Disabled 18+

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (508) 997-1205
Location: 691 Purchase Street. New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 691 Purchase Street to apply.


Bedford Towers
Assisted Living, Low-Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+

Contact Info: (508) 992-9603
Location: 231 Middle Street, New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Please fill out all parts of the application online at https://www.peabodyproperties.com/communities/component/jea/4-bedford-towers.html Completed applications may be mailed or returned in person to the management office at 231 Middle Street, New Bedford, MA 02740. (Paper copy of application is available).


Taber Mills Apartments
Low-Rent Apartments – Elderly 62+, Disabled 18+
(Accepts Section 8)

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (508) 997-1205
Location: 217 Deane Street. New Bedford, MA 02746

Application: Visit main office at 217 Deane Street to apply.


Temple Landing
Affordable housing – Family
(Accepts Section 8)

Residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent.

Contact Info: (774) 202-3149
Location: 370 Middle Street. New Bedford, MA 02740

Application: Visit main office at 370 Middle Street to apply.


The Roosevelt Apartments
Affordable housing/ Low-income – Family, Elderly

Contact Info: (508) 993-7025
Application: Call main office or email main office theroosevelt415@gmail.com for further instructions.