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Elm City Communities/Housing Authority
of the City of New Haven

Our Mission

To make a positive difference in the lives of residents of the City of New Haven through the development and operation of affordable communities of choice and by providing opportunities for greater self-sufficiency.

Our Vision

We envision a New Haven where every resident has a safe and decent home that they can afford and opportunities to fulfill their goals.

Our Values

  • We care
  • We create opportunities
  • We innovate
  • We are community

News and Updates

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families housed

and over

Individuals housed


more families served since entering Moving to Work Program

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units redeveloped


of dollars spent through MBEs, WBEs and Section 3 businesses

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capital improvement program


Increase in family income for families in the Family Self Sufficiency Program

Community Partners

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