January 2021 Board of Commissioners Meeting (Virtual)
Please take notice that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Regular Board of Commissioners Meeting for the Housing Authority of the City of East Orange monthly meetings will be held by conference call. To view the 2021 meeting calendar, click HERE.
January 2021 Meeting Date: Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM

Dial-In Number: 1-201-479-3015

Conference ID: 11875113#

In partnership with Sierra House and Proud Living Communities, EOHA is once again involved in the Toy Giveaway!

Every gift and donation is appreciated and will go directly to a child in our community.
Due to COVID-19 protocols and the health and safety of all, this year we cannot receive direct donations as we have in the past.


You may make a monetary donation online.

Please email wgill@eoha.org to make arrangements.

Please stay safe, socially distanced and always wear a face covering.Happy Holidays to All!


Job Title: Housing Assistance Technician (Full-Time and/or Part-Time)

The Housing Authority of the City of East Orange is currently accepting applications for the position of Housing Assistance Technician.  This position reports directly to the Housing Choice Voucher Program Manager.



  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate’s or bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • Working Knowledge of basic math computation.

  • Understanding and working application of Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent communication and written skills.

  • A minimum of (2) years of progressively responsible work experience for a public housing agency (Public Housing Program or Housing Choice Voucher Program)

  • Software knowledge a plus.

Employment application may be obtained by E-Mail: dsimpkins@eoha.org or in person at 7 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 304A, East Orange, NJ 07017
(Between the hours of 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday only)

Application is accepted until the position if filled.

Opened at 9:00am Eastern on December 27, 2019

The Housing Authority of the City of East Orange is now accepting pre-applications for Concord Towers and Vista Village. The applicants must be Seniors (Nearly Seniors with at least 55 years of age or Disabled with at least 18 years of age.)  The waiting list will be closed once we obtain
500 pre-applications for Concord Towers and 800 pre-applications for Vista Village. 

Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Choice Voucher Program assists individuals and families in becoming homeowners.

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Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS)

Designed to enhance the lives of East Orange Housing Authority residents through Education, Recreation and Self-Sufficient Gudiance.

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Public Housing

The Public Housing Authority provides affordable, safe, decent and sanitary housing for senior and disabled community. Financing is provided by HUD.

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Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS)

A voluntary Section 8 Housing program designed to assist families in establishing independence from public assistance, Federal, State and/or local subsidies.

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The 500 application confirmation numbers listed were selected through a random computer draw. The random draw was conducted by an independent, third-party software company.

If your confirmation number is listed, then your name has been placed on the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. If your confirmation number is not listed, then your entry was not picked in the lottery, and your name cannot be placed on the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List.
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Open to ALL CURRENT EOHA Residents, Participants and their Household Members.
For additional information, please contact Elena Coley via email at: ecoley@eoha.org
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