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, November 7th, Thursday, November 14th and Thursday, November 21st 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 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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  • Berwick Lighthouse Festival is October 4th-6th

    National Fire Prevention Week is October 7th-11th

    Rent is due on Thursday, October 10th

    BHA taking Public Housing Applications on October 10th & 17th

    Public Hearing in the Resident Center on October 11th @ 10:00 am

    Have a Safe & Happy Halloween on Thursday, October 31st

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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

Thu Nov 14 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
BHA taking applications
Tue Nov 19 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
BHA Board Meeting
Thu Nov 21 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
BHA taking applications
Thu Nov 28 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Office Closed for Thanksgiving
Fri Nov 29 @ 8:00AM - 04:00PM
Office Closed for Black Friday

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

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