The Newark Housing Authority is taking the necessary precautions to limit the exposure to the Coronavirus Pandemic - COVID-19. We are doing all that we can do to ensure the safety of staff, residents and the public.
At this time the administrative office is closed for walk-ins until further notice. All necessary contact with the office should take place by telephone calls between the hours of 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM or by email Monday - Friday.
Getting Food Help During COVID-19
Resources for Delawareans to access food assistance.
For local rental assistance that may be available for NHA program participants.
To assist the Newark Housing Authority’s program participants who are facing financial hardships as a result of the COVID-19 health crisis, NHA was made aware of rental assistance payments that may be available from the Newark Area Welfare Committee (NWAC) to assist NHA participating families affected by COVID-19. Please apply below.
Delaware State Housing Authority Housing Assistance Program
The DSHA and Delaware Governor John Carney recently announced a new program to provide emergency assistance to renters impacted by shutdowns, closures, layoffs, reduced work hours, or unpaid leave due to the COVID-19 health crisis.
The Delaware Housing Assistance Program will provide eligible households up to $1,500 in assistance, with payments made directly to the property owner or utility company. Please review the income eligibility restrictions.