Admissions/Wait List Info
Because of this strong demand and the ample pool of applicants for it's programs, the LHAND keeps its Waiting Lists closed except for specific occasions. These occasions are determined by either the size of the applicant pool (periodic opening) or the LHAND's policies regarding the opening of waiting lists. For more information regarding current waitlist openings please visit wait list openings or call the Admissions Office at 781-581-8760.
The LHAND's Occupancy Management Handbook describes the tenant selection procedures. The instructions and information provided in the handbook are consistent with state and federal requirements. Specifics of eligibility at the time of application vary from specific program to specific program. The LHAND will make a determination based on the information provided on the Application. LHAND has recently added a Veteran's Preference for the Federal Programs which include HCV, Wall Plaza and Curwin Circle. The preference is of head of household veteran's or their widowed spouses.
Change of Address
If you are currently on the Waiting List and your address has changed please CLICK HERE to download a CHANGE OF ADDRESS Form. Return completed forms to the Admissions Office 174 South Common Street Lynn MA 01905.
Waiting List Application Update
Please complete a Waiting List Application Update Form when you experience a change in your family size and changes in preferences that you are allowed to request which include Lynn Resident, Working Family and/or Victim of Domestic Violence. Please note that if you check the Working Family Preference you must include the name and address of your employer. If you check the Victim of Domestic Violence preference you must attach documentation from a third party (i.e. restraining order, letter from HAWC etc.) All updates may be returned or mailed to the Admissions Office located at 174 South Common Street, Lynn MA 01905
*All applications must be an original, returned via US mail or in person to the Admissions Office located at 174 S. Common Street, Lynn MA 01905. We will not accept fax or emailed copies of applications. Applications will be placed on the wait list in order they are received by the Admissions Office.
PLEASE NOTE – ON THE STANDARD APPLICATION FOR STATE AIDED HOUSING – THE ONLY WAIT LIST THAT IS OPEN IS THE ELDERLY/ONE BEDROOM WAIT LIST – APPLICANTS WHO ARE 60 OR ARE DISABLED ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY. THE FAMILY, AHVP AND MRVP LISTS ARE NOT OPEN AT THIS TIME.
Todas las aplicaciones que se devuelvan deben ser originales, se pueden devolver por vía de correo de los EE.UU. o en persona a la Oficina de Admisiones ubicada en el 174 South Common Street, Lynn MA 01905. No se aceptarán copias de aplicaciones enviadas por correo electrónico o aplicaciones enviadas por fax. Las aplicaciones serán colocadas en la lista de espera en el orden que se reciban en la Oficina de Admisiones.
NOTA – ACERCA DE LA APLICACIÓN STANDARD APPLICATION FOR STATE AIDED HOUSING – LA UNICA LISTA DE ESPERA QUE ESTA ABIERTA EN ESTE MOMENTO ES LA LISTA PARA PERSONAS ANCIANAS PARA UN APARTAMENTO DE UN CUARTO DE DORMIR (LOS APLICANTES QUE TIENEN 60 ANOS O MAYOR O CON DISCAPACIDAD ON ELEGIBLES PARA APLICAR). LA LISTA FAMILY, LA LISTA MRVP Y LA LISTA AHVP NO ESTAN ABIERTAS EN ESTE MOMENTO
Please bring all items that apply to you when you have received an appointment letter to have an interview with staff from our Admissions Office. You do not need to attach this information to any applications.