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 will open........ +

    The Application process for the Berwick Housing Authority will open on Thursday, December 12th and Thursday, December 19th from 8:15 am-11:00 am and 1:15 pm-3:00 pm.  Please feel free to contact our office with any questions as it relates to public housing.   If you applied in November 2019 your 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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     EMPLOYED RESIDENT'S CAN SIGN A LATE AGREEMENT THE WEEK OF DEC. 9TH-13TH

    RENT IS DUE DECEMBER 11TH

    BHA TAKING APPLICATIONS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12TH & 19TH 

    THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS ON DECEMBER 24TH & 25TH

    THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON DECEMBER 31ST FOR NEW YEARS EVE

    HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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 02/18/2019, 21:20

PUBLIC HEARING

CAPITAL FUND PLAN AND AMENDED AGENCY PLAN

AMENDED ADMISSIONS AND CONTINUED OCCUPANCY POLICY

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY

The Berwick Housing Authority will conduct a Public Hearing at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday April 3, 2019, at the Community Room in the Office of the Housing Authority, 2751 Fifth St, Berwick LA, 70342.  The purpose...Read More

Published on 02/02/2018, 16:39

IF YOU SUSPECT THE MISAPPROPRIATION (THEFT), FRAUD, WASTE OF ABUSE OF PUBLIC FUNDS BY ANYONE PLEASE CONTACT THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATIVE AUDITOR HOTLINE.  PLEASE SEE LINK BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Fraud NoticeEnglish.pdf

 

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Latest Events

Wed Dec 11 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Rent Due Additional $10 if not paid by today
Thu Dec 12 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
BHA taking applications
Tue Dec 17 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
BHA Board Meeting
Thu Dec 19 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
BHA taking applications
Fri Dec 20 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Last day to pay rent-no exceptions
Tue Dec 24 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Office Closed for Christmas Eve
Wed Dec 25 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Office Closed for Christmas
Tue Dec 31 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Office Closed for New Year's Eve

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

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