Wakefield Housing Authority

Helping provide affordable housing and economic opportunity, and to encourage individuals to achieve maximum independence.

Due to the COVID-19 Virus our office is closed to the public until further notice.  We can be reached by telephone 781-245-7328 and email wakehamh@rcn.com. 

Welcome to Wakefield Housing Authority!

The Wakefield Housing Authority is an agency operated with public funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of  Housing and Community Development (DHCD) and rents paid by residents.

The GOAL of the Wakefield Housing Authority is to provide decent, safe, clean and sanitary housing to low income families, the elderly and the disabled.  Wakefield Housing Authority helps to provide affordable housing and economic opportunity, and to encourage individuals to achieve maximum independence.

Maureen Hickey
Executive Director


Hart’s Hill is a state development with 116 one bedroom units of elderly/disabled housing. Lincoln School has 10 one bedroom units of elderly/ disabled housing and three units of congregate housing for 15 clients. Crystal View is our federal building with 40 one bedroom units of elderly/disabled housing. We also manage Hart’s Hill Heights, which has 22 units of supportive elderly housing.

38-40 Hart’s Hill Road is a state 689 program providing residential facilities for 9 clients of the Department of Developmental Services.

We have 41 units in the Department of Mental Health Rental Assistance (DMHRA).

Section 8-Housing Choice Vouchers provide subsidies for privately leased housing. We manage 374 HUD funded vouchers.

Our family housing consists of 8 two bedroom units funded by DHCD.

Check out the Section 8 and Public Housing pages for more information.


 Hart's Hill Heights

Hart's Hill Heights

Board Meetings

Board meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 4:00 p.m. at the Lincoln School Conference Room.

Click here to view Meeting Minutes from previous Board Meetings.

Job Postings and Application Form

Click here for an Employment Application form.


State-Aided Public Housing Annual Plan

Wakefield Housing Authority

Annual Plan Public Hearing State

Wed, Mar 24, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

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You can also dial in using your phone.

United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073

Access Code: 115-466-005

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