2751 Fifth Street
P.O. Box 231,
Berwick, La. 70342

Office: (985) 385-1546    
Fax: (985) 385-5840

8:00am - 4pm
Closed 12pm - 1pm
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Seeking Housing?

  • Application process is closed........ +

    The Application process for the Berwick Housing Authority is closed until further notice.  Please feel free to contact our office with any questions as it relates to public housing.   If you applied in March 2020 your application will remain active for 6 months, after that, you will have to Read More
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    The Berwick Housing Authority will calculate the rental payment based upon 30% of the adjusted monthly income of the individual or family members.   The Maximum Rent amount that can be paid for rental of a unit are as followed for each bedroom size: 0 Bedroom ----   $351.00 1 Bedroom Read More
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    Emergency housing is temporary shelter for individuals or families and provides food, shelter and assistance with clothing and transportation. Below is a partial list of these services. St Mary Outreach 608 First Street/ Suite 102 Morgan City , La985-385-0525 www.stmaryoutreach.org Chez Hope ---Crisis Hotline Number 1-800-331-5303 Women and Childrens ShelterP.O. Box Read More
  • Rental Units +

    The Berwick Housing Authority Development Sites   Louis Mahfouz Development 28 Units Read More
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  •  DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME-SPRING FORWARD ON MARCH 8TH

    RENT IS DUE MARCH 11TH

    BHA TAKING HOUSING APPLICATIONS ON MARCH 12TH & 19TH

    HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY ON MARCH 17TH

    LAST DAY TO PAY RENT IS MARCH 20TH

    BHA BOARD MEETING IS TUESDAY, MARCH 24TH 

     

     

     

Berwick Housing Authority is located near the Atchafalaya River across the river from Morgan City, LA. The Town of Berwick is the oldest settlement in St. Mary Parish with a population of about 4400 persons. The town is located near the Gulf on the Intercostals Waterway and is equidistant from the cities of New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Lafayette, LA.

Berwick Housing Authority has a total of 128 units in nine locations in the town, several of which are only a few units on scattered sites. The larger of the development contains 50 units on contiguous site, all of which are duplexes.

News & Press

Published on 03/23/2020, 19:10

Governor Edwards has issued a statewide Stay at Home Order effective 5:00 pm on March 23, 2020 through April 12, 2020. Click below to read the Order. 

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Published on 03/20/2020, 19:25

DUE TO THE OUTBREAK OF THE CORONAVIRUS, BHA WILL BE CHANGING OUR DAY TO DAY OPERATIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

AS OF TODAY, OUR MAIN LOBBY IS CLOSED.  OUR OFFICE HOURS REMAIN THE SAME, 8A-12P AND 1P-4P.  

ONLY MANDATORY WORK ORDERS WILL BE DONE AT THIS TIME. WHEN YOU CALL IN, THE OFFICE STAFF WILL ASK YOU IF ANYONE IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD IS SICK, RUNNING FEVER OR HAS...Read More

Latest Events

Mon Apr 13 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Rent Due Additional $10 if not paid by today
Mon Apr 20 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Last day to pay rent-no exceptions

seo1 The Berwick Housing Authority provides eligible persons with Affordable, Safe, Quality housing while Supporting and Developing Economic Self-Sufficiency.

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