Hempstead Housing Authority

About Us

Hempstead Housing Authority was established pursuant to New York State Public Housing Law and is governed by a seven member Board of Commissioners. The Commissioners are dedicated volunteers from the Village of Hempstead working together to provide proper oversight of our programs.

The Housing Authority's mission is to provide decent, safe and sanitary housing for low-income persons in the Village of Hempstead.  The Authority operates 281 units of  federally (HUD) assisted senior citizen and family housing at four locations and a 475 voucher federally funded Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program. 

The Board appoints an Executive Director to run the day to day operations.  Every HHA employee works hard to maintains the highest degree of professionalism, knowledge and experience to program families with housing assistance within program guidelines.


The Housing Authority's Administrative offices are located at 260 Clinton Street, Hempstead, NY  11550.  Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm and Friday from 9 am to 12 pm.

Hempstead Housing has an online portal to apply for housing or update your information.  Go to https://hempsteadny.housingmanager.com