Mission Statement

The Manchester Housing Authority is committed to providing affordable housing opportunities that are decent, safe, and sanitary to eligible low income elderly, families, and handicapped persons in a fair manner. We strive to make the best use of all available resources so that our residents may live in an environment that is clean, well-maintained and attractive by taking advantage of available government resources. Our goal is to manage our public housing units in a manner that is consistent with good, financially sound property management practices.

We endeavor to instill pride and a desire for an enhanced quality of life for our residents and their families. We are committed to servicing our residents and participants and this entire community in a manner that demonstrates professional courtesy, respect and caring.

We are committed to fair and non-discriminatory practices throughout our housing programs.

Our Facilities

The elderly, handicap units are located at The Plains and Newport Park Road. Our family units are located at Loading Place Road.

Manchester Housing Authority has 84 public housing units. Our elderly/handicap developments feature contemporary-style two-story buildings. Our family development features townhouse-style duplex buildings.


March 16th 2022: Annual Plan Hearing

January 24th, 2022|

Manchester Housing Authority
Annual Plan Hearing – Board Meeting

March 16th, 2022 at 3:30 – 4:30 PM

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073
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General Office Information

Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9AM to 5PM
Closed Tuesday and Friday

Contact Us
Phone: (978)-526-1850

Mailing Address:
Manchester Housing Authority
#7 Office The Plains
Manchester, MA 01944

Manchester Housing Authority Staff

Irene Frontiero
Executive Director
Mary-Pat DeRosa
Executive Assistant
Chris Rodier
Maintenance Staff

Board of Commissioners

Elaine Persons
Beth Heisey
Vice Chairperson
Gretchen Wood
Craig McCoy
Tom Grady
State Appointee

Useful Links

Online CHAMP Application
Local Housing Authority Listing
DHCD Annual Plan
RCAT (Construction Jobs)