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Housing Authority of Westwego

PO Box 248
Westwego, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana 70096

Housing Authority of Westwego is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of March 7th, 2021, Housing Authority of Westwego has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of Westwego serves Westwego.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Housing Authority of Westwego Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Housing Authority of Westwego 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.

Housing Authority of Westwego Phone: (504) 341-5255.

Open Until Further Notice: 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Westwego (HAW) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The HAW offers two Public Housing communities with 300 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the HAW to complete a pre-application, located at 1010 Sixth Street, Westwego, LA 70094, from 8:30 am until 11:30 am CT; and 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

The following documentation is required of the applicant: Verification of address and income.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, call the HAW office at (504) 341-5255 from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (504)341-5255.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 10/09/2015.

About Housing Authority of Westwego

Representatives of Housing Authority of Westwego may be available by phone at (504) 341-5255. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority of Westwego 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 Housing Authority of Westwego

Mid City Heights

720 Avenue I
Westwego, Louisiana

Woodland Acres

130 Short St
Westwego, Louisiana