Funded by the federal government,
through the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD), public housing
was established to provide safe, decent, affordable housing. Lincoln Housing Authority
is proud to own and manage two developments of public housing for the elderly and
disabled who meet the income limit guidelines set forth by HUD. We have 176, one-bedroom
units, 4 two-bedroom units, and 66 Studio/Efficiency units located in rural settings
at two sites.
Manville Manor, 155 Church Street
Each of our 1- bedroom units consists of a galley kitchen
and dining/living room, bedroom, and bathroom. All kitchens are equipped with a
stove and refrigerator. There are on-site
laundry facilities. Our facilities also feature a
- used to host meetings, luncheons, exercise class, and more. A large screen TV
with VCR is available for use by our residents.
Computers with Internet access and weekly Bingo is also offered.
offers FREE transportation to local retail stores and the Stop & Shop Market
free bus service twice a week.
Gazebos and picnic tables are located at both the
Lincoln Manor and Manville Manor.
Lincoln Housing Authority has an onsite management office
at the Lincoln Manor development with skilled staff ready to assist you.
Our facilities are serviced by our full-time, 24-hour
Maintenance Staff who provide all repairs and alterations that may be necessary
in our units for the care and maintenance of our properties and to enhance the lives
of our residents.
Applications are received at the main office and upon
review of eligibility are placed on the waiting list according to date and time
received. Applicants age 62 or older or disabled may apply.
Also, near elderly applicants age 50-61 may apply.
All elderly & disabled are placed before the near elderly applicants.
information about this program contact:
Public Housing for the Elderly and Disabled
In order to apply to this
federal program, you must be at least 62 years of age or legally disabled, and have
household income no greater than the limits set by HUD. Also, Near Elderly applicants
age 50-61 may apply. Elderly and disabled
applicants are placed before near elderly applicants.
Current income limits for public housing as follows:
1 Person Household
2 Person Household
Applications may be downloaded here, obtained at Franklin Manor,
or call to receive an application by mail.
Residency, employment, elderly disabled veteran preferences
are in effect. Preference will be verified
by the LHA prior to admission.
Lincoln Manor and Manville Manor are currently accepting applications for their 0 Bedroom apartments (efficiencies & studio) 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. The LHA
administers its programs without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability,
familial status, source of funds, or national origin.
For more information please call 401-724-8910.
Applications may be returned by mail or in person. To
be accepted to the waiting list, your application must be complete.