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Seymour Housing Authority

32 Smith Street
Seymour, New Haven County, Connecticut 6483

Seymour Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Public Housing program. As of October 20th, 2020, Seymour Housing Authority has 2 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Senior Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Assisted Living Other Senior Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Seymour Housing Authority serves Seymour.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Senior Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Assisted Living Open Until Further Notice
State Moderate Rental Program Closed

Open Seymour Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Seymour Housing Authority Website: http://www.seymourhousingauthority.org.

Seymour Housing Authority Phone: (203) 888-4579.

Open Until Further Notice: Senior Public Housing Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Senior Public Housing Waiting List

The Seymour Housing Authority (SHA) Elderly Public Housing waiting list is currently open, since at least June, 2019, until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

Please note:

  • The SHA Elderly Public Housing program offers 0 and 1-Bedroom units at Callahan House, and Norman Ray House.
  • The SHA does not offer a Family Public Housing program.

To apply, download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Applications" section, and select the application packet link.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to:

The Seymour Housing Authority
28 Smith Street
Seymour, CT 06483 

Income limit information can be found here.

This waiting list has the following preferences: veteran, elderly, and disabled.

For more information, visit the SHA Elderly Housing page, or the SHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (203) 888-4579.

Last Updated on 06/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Assisted Living Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Other Senior Waiting List

The Seymour Housing Authority (SHA) Assisted Living waiting list is currently open, since at least June, 2019, until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

Please note:

  • The SHA Assisted Living program offers 1-Bedroom units at Smithfield Gardens Assisted Living.
  • According to the SHA, "To qualify for the assisted living community, you must be at least age 65 and require assistance with at least one activity of daily living (i.e. medication management, showering, meal preparation)."
  • Smithfield Gardens Assisted Living is mix-financed by the State of CT Assisted Living Demonstration PILOT program and the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Applications" section, and select the application packet link.
  2. Submit the contact form here to request an application by mail.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to:

The Seymour Housing Authority
28 Smith Street
Seymour, CT 06483 

Income limit information can be found here.

For more information, visit the SHA Assisted Living page, or the SHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (203) 888-4579.

Last Updated on 06/26/2019.

Other Seymour Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: State Moderate Rental Program Waiting List

How To Apply to the Other Waiting List

The Seymour Housing Authority (SHA) State Moderate Rental Program waiting list is currently closed. It was last open from July until September, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: The SHA State Moderate Rental Program offers 2 and 3-Bedroom units at Brothers Court, Chamberlin Road, and Seymour Avenue. 

There were three ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Download and print the application online.
  2. Call to request an application by mail.
  3. Pick up an application at the SHA Office.

Once the application was completed, it must have been postmarked by September 30, 2019; and mailed to the Seymour Housing Authority.

There were no preferences.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

The random lottery will be held on November 5, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Main Lobby of The Seymour Housing Authority, located at the address above.

For more information, visit the SHA Family Housing page, or the SHA website.

Last Updated on 09/30/2019.

About Seymour Housing Authority

More information about Seymour Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.seymourhousingauthority.org.

Representatives of Seymour Housing Authority may be available by phone at (203) 888-4579. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Seymour Housing Authority does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Seymour Housing Authority

Rev Albert A. Callahan

32 Smith St
Seymour, Connecticut

Norman Ray House

133 Walnut St
Seymour, Connecticut