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 Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 8:15 am-11:00 am and 1:15 pm-3:00 pm for all size units. Please feel free to contact our office with any questions as it relates to public housing.   If you applied in June 2017 your application will remain active 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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  • OFFICE CLOSED ON JULY 4, 2017

    HAVE A HAPPY AND SAFE 4TH OF JULY!

    RESIDENT MEETING ON JULY 6, 2017--HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS

    RENT DUE ON JULY 13TH

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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 03/01/2017, 17:00

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY IS GOING SMOKE-FREE

TIMELINE:

February 23, 2017-Smoke-Free Housing Meeting for residents

February 23, 2017-April 10, 2017-45 day comment period

April 18, 2017-Smoke-Free Policy & Addendum presented to the Board of Commissioners for approval

June 16, 2017-60 day notice sent to all residents

July 1, 2017-Effective Date for all new leases

August 1, 2017-New leases effective for existing residentswith effective recertification...Read More

Published on 01/06/2017, 17:48

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY

SCHEDULED BOARD MEETINGS FOR 2017

All board meetings will begin at 4:00 pm held at the agency conference room

(All board meetings are generally the Second to last Tuesday of the Month)

January 24, 2017

February 21, 2017

March 21, 2017

April 18, 2017

May 23, 2017

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