For persons that have an immediate need for housing or shelter, the Medford Housing Authority unfortunately cannot meet those needs. If you need shelter for tonight, please view the following website for a facility located near you. http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/massachusetts.html.
The Medford Housing Authority does provide long term housing: To obtain information about how to apply for Medford Housing Authority Family or Elderly/Disabled Housing ,or the Housing Choice Voucher Program, please call 781-396-7200 Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Note the waiting lists for Medford Residents, can take up an indeterminate length of time in Public Housing and in the Housing Choice Voucher programs, and longer for non-Medford residents. Please call to get more specific personally related information, (781-396-7200). Please also note, that the only family housing available is at our federal housing site Willis Apartments, and at our LaPrise Apartments federal housing site.
For Public Housing wait list times please call MHA 781-396-7200 x 144 for an update.
If you wish to apply or check on the status of your Section8 application, please login to: www.section8listmass.org
If you continue to have questions, please call MHA and speak to the receptionist,(781-396-7200).
Thank you. Map of Medford Housing developments.