Housing Authority

Lafayette Housing Authority will be closed on Friday, April 19th

Lafayette Housing Authority will be taking applications on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019. The doors will open at 7:00 am. In May, we will resume with our normal application time on the first Wednesday of the month. The date of our next application meeting will be on May 1st, 2019. The doors will open at 7:00 am. 

Administering Federal Housing Subsidies

The Lafayette Housing Authority, created in 1974 by resolution of the City of Lafayette, administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program and Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), both funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

This office:
  • Administers the federal programs 
  • Processes applications, determines eligibility
  • Provides affordable, safe, sanitary housing opportunities in the private sector
  • Educates participants and landlords on the program