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Opelousas Housing Authority

Opelousas, Louisiana

Opening Doorways to Success

Mission Statement

The Opelousas Housing Authority's mission is to provide public housing assistance for people with low and moderate incomes. OHA offers safe, quality, and affordable housing to low-income families, the elderly, and disabled individuals.

Opelousas Housing Authority offers low-rent public housing to eligible individuals and families. Applications are taken at 906 E. Laurent Street, Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm.

Eligibility is based on income level and family composition including elderly and single individuals. Priority housing is given to individuals affected by fires, explosions, or tornadoes. Persons affected by these should apply even if listings are closed.