Housing Authority

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Administering Federal Housing Subsidies


The Lafayette Housing Authority, created in 1974 by resolution of the City of Lafayette, administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program and Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), both funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

This office:
  • Administers the federal programs 
  • Processes applications, determines eligibility
  • Provides affordable, safe, sanitary housing opportunities in the private sector
  • Educates participants and landlords on the program