Ware Housing Authority


Elizabeth Gaffney - Interim Director

20 Valley View, Ware, MA 01082

Monday - Friday 8 AM to 4 PM

Please note: we may be closed for holidays, trainings, inspections or conferences. Please call ahead.

Ware Housing Authority Board Members:
Terms Expire June 30th
Name Title End Term Date
Frederick Daniels Chair 2028
SK Robinson Vice Chair State Appointee
Nancy Brown Treasurer 2025
Anna Burgos Member 2024
Jon Hogan Member 2026

Housing Authority Mission Statement:
It is the Mission of the Ware Housing Authority to remain committed to working cooperatively with community, state, federal and local officials, to provide decent, safe, and affordable housing to the citizens of Ware, in an atmosphere of dignity and respect.

Program Details:  We have Chapter 667, 705, and Section 8 programs. Applications are available outside the office at 20 Valley View, Ware, or online at mass.gov/dhcd (for the Housing Authority) or you can apply to the centralized wait list for Section 8 at section8listmass.org.

Eligibility:  Open to the elderly, disabled and low-income families
Fees: None
Units (As of 04/30/22):          Chapter 667 Housing for elderly and disabled:  86 units
                                                  Chapter 705 family housing:  25 units
                                                  Section 8 Existing rental assistance:  111 units

Additional Links:
Way Finders (formerly HAP Housing, Inc.)
WestMass Eldercare
Community Action
State Public Housing Programs
Elderly/Handicapped Public Housing
Family Public Housing
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program
Find Your Local Community Help - Select a Community
Ware Housing Authority Direct Website