Essex County Section 8 (Massachusetts)

Search for Essex County, MA Section 8 housing. A Section 8 search provides information on applying for Section 8, qualifying for Section 8, Section 8 application, Section 8 restrictions, Section 8 rules, Section 8 vouchers, housing choice vouchers, HUD vouchers, low-income housing, rental assistance programs, veteran housing assistance, senior housing, low-income senior housing, and receiving housing vouchers.


Essex County Housing Authorities manage the federal Section 8 program offered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. A Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families, including rental housing, rental assistance programs, and Essex County Section 8 housing choice vouchers in Essex County, Massachusetts. The housing vouchers can be used to pay for single-family homes, townhouses, and apartments, and Essex County Housing Authorities can help determine eligibility for services, complete a Section 8 application, and they may distribute Section 8 benefits. Housing Authorities provide information on Essex County low-income housing, including Section 8, on their website.

Amesbury Housing Authority Amesbury MA 180 Main Street 01913 978-388-2022

Andover Housing Authority Andover MA 100 Morton Street 01810 978-474-9299

Georgetown Housing Authority Georgetown MA 23 Trestle Way 01833 978-352-6331

Gloucester Housing Authority Gloucester MA 77 Poplar Park 01930 978-281-1329

Gloucester Housing Authority Gloucester MA 259 Washington Street 01930 978-281-4770

Groveland Housing Authority Groveland MA 10 River Pines Drive 01834 978-374-0370

Hamilton Housing Authority Hamilton MA 121 Railroad Avenue 01982 978-468-3981

Haverhill Housing Authority Haverhill MA 25 Washington Square 01830 978-372-6761

Ipswich Housing Authority Ipswich MA 1 County Manor 01938 978-356-2860

Lawrence Housing Authority Lawrence MA 65 Union Street 01840 978-689-0281

Lynnfield Housing Authority Lynnfield MA 600 Ross Drive 01940 781-581-5783

Manchester Housing Authority Manchester-by-the-Sea MA THE Plns 01944 978-526-1850

Methuen Housing Authority Methuen Town MA 24 Mystic St 01844 978-682-8607

Newburyport Housing Authority Newburyport MA 1 Golden Drive 01950 978-465-1143

North Andover Housing Authority North Andover MA 310 Greene Street 01845 978-682-3932

Peabody Housing Authority Peabody MA 75 Central Street 01960 978-531-1938


Essex County Veterans Affairs Departments provide services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. Local branches of the VA provide Essex County housing assistance to veterans who meet eligibility requirements, including Section 8 benefits offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Veterans can access Essex County Section 8 benefits, apply for Section 8, or apply for other housing assistance programs through the VA in Essex County, Massachusetts. Section 8 housing choice vouchers can pay for homes, townhouses, and apartments. Veterans can learn more about their housing service options, including Section 8, through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

American Veterans Environment Lawrence MA 599 Canal Street 01840 978-683-3737

Amesbury Veterans Office Amesbury MA 68 Elm Street 01913 978-388-8136

Amvets Post 147 Haverhill MA 576 Primrose Street 01830 978-374-3766

Beverly City Veterans Services Beverly MA 502 Cabot Street 01915 978-921-6100

Disabled American Veterans Andover MA 8 Cottage Road 01810 978-475-4061

Georgetown Veterans Service Georgetown MA 1 Library Street 01833 978-352-5727

Gloucester County Veterans Service Gloucester MA 12 Emerson Avenue 01930 978-281-9740

Jewish War Veterans of the USA Lynn MA 126 Den Quarry Road 01904 781-595-2517

Lawrence County Veterans Service Lawrence MA 200 Common Street 01840 978-620-3280

Marblehead Town Veterans Services Marblehead MA 7 Widger Road 01945 781-631-0990

Newburyport Veterans Service Newburyport MA 60 Pleasant Street 01950 978-465-4418


Essex County Town and City Halls provide a range of municipal services for their residents, including low-income housing assistance. In some areas, the Town or City Hall distributes Essex County Section 8 housing choice vouchers offered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Town and City Halls provide information on qualifying for Section 8 support, accessing Section 8 benefits, and paying for single-family homes or apartments with Section 8 vouchers in Essex County, Massachusetts. They may also provide other rental assistance programs for qualifying Essex County individuals and families. Town and City Halls provide Section 8 information on their websites.

Amesbury Town Hall Amesbury MA 62 Friend Street 01913 978-388-8100

Andover Town Hall Andover MA 36 Bartlet Street 01810 978-623-8200

Beverly City Hall Beverly MA 191 Cabot Street 01915 978-921-6000

Boxford Town Hall Boxford MA 7 Spofford Road 01921 978-352-6555

Byfield Town Hall Newbury MA 7 Central Street 01922 978-463-3335

Danvers Town Hall Danvers MA 1 Sylvan Street 01923 978-777-0001

Essex Town Hall Essex MA 30 Martin Street 01929 978-768-7410

Gloucester City Hall Gloucester MA 9 Dale Avenue 01930 978-281-9710

Haverhill City Hall Haverhill MA 4 Summer Street 01830 978-374-2300

Ipswich Town Hall Ipswich MA 25 Green Street 01938 978-356-6608

Lawrence City Hall Lawrence MA 200 Common Street 01840 978-794-5803

Lynn City Hall Lynn MA 3 City Hall Square 01901 781-598-4000

Lynnfield Town Hall Lynnfield MA 55 Summer Street 01940 781-334-3128

Middleton Town Hall Middleton MA 48 South Main Street 01949 978-774-3344

Nahant Town Hall Nahant MA 334 Nahant Road 01908 781-581-0018

Newbury Town Hall Newbury MA 25 High Road 01951 978-465-0862

Newburyport City Hall Newburyport MA 60 Pleasant Street 01950 978-465-4413

Newburyport Town Hall Newburyport MA 60 Pleasant Street 01950 978-465-4407

North Andover Town Hall North Andover MA 120 Main Street 01845 978-683-3169

Peabody City Hall Peabody MA 24 Lowell Street 01960 978-532-3000


Essex County Social Services Departments provide a range of support services, including housing assistance and housing choice vouchers, also known as Section 8. Local Social Services offices connect residents with federal programs, such as Section 8 benefits for low-income families and individuals, which are provided through the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Essex County, Massachusetts. They can help individuals apply for Essex County Section 8 benefits, determine eligibility for housing assistance, and distribute Section 8 vouchers. Social Services may also accept applications for low-income housing assistance, and they provide information about these services on their website.

Lawrence Social service Department Lawrence MA 15 Union Street 01840 978-557-2500

Lynn Social service Department Lynn MA 33 North Common Street 01902 781-477-1600

Massachusetts State Social Service Department Newbury MA 200 Scotland Road 01951 978-462-7478