Albany County Housing Authority (New York)

Search for Albany County, NY housing authority information. A housing authority search provides information on applying for low income housing, veteran housing benefits, senior low-income housing, low-income housing requirements, local low-income housing, homeless veteran housing, income-controlled rent, low-income apartments, low-income homes, and low-income rental housing.


The Albany County Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families. They typically operate at the county or local level to offer low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing options for people who meet the eligibility requirements in Albany County, New York. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Albany County Housing Authorities provide information on applying for low-income housing, the income eligibility requirements, and living in Housing Authority properties. They also accept and process applications and handle low-income housing complaints. The Housing Authority website provides information about Albany County low-income housing.

Albany Housing Authority Colonie NY 4 Lincoln Avenue 12205 518-641-7500

Albany Housing Authority Albany NY 200 South Pearl Street 12202 518-641-7500

Cohoes Housing Authority Cohoes NY 100 Manor Avenue 12047 518-235-4500

Watervliet Housing Authority Watervliet NY 2400 2nd Avenue 12189 518-273-4717


The Albany County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Albany County, New York. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Albany County Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Albany County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

Albany County Veterans Bureau Albany NY 162 Washington Avenue 12210 518-447-7710

Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center Albany NY 113 Holland Avenue 12208 518-462-3310

Albany Veterans Center Albany NY 17 Computer Drive West 12205 518-626-5130

Albany Veterans Service Office Albany NY 140 Vfw Road 12205 518-456-7794

Disabled American Veterans Albany NY 1 Clinton Square 12207 518-472-3638

US Veterans Affairs Department Albany Albany NY 20 Madison Avenue Extension 12203 518-218-7250

Veterans Miracle Center Albany NY 10 Interstate Avenue 12205 518-486-8398

Veterans of Foreign Wars Albany NY 481 Washington Avenue 12206 518-463-0740

Veterans of Foreign Wars Albany NY 525 Delaware Avenue 12209 518-465-9349

Veterans of Foreign Wars Albany NY 370 Central Avenue 12206 518-465-6992

Veterans of Foreign Wars Albany NY 69 Sand Creek Road 12205 518-463-7427

Veterans of Foreign Wars Altamont NY 11 Mill Street 12009 518-861-8323

Veterans of Foreign Wars Watervliet NY 783 Broadway 12189 518-273-4896

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post Ravena NY 51 Woodlawn Drive 12143 518-756-9594


Albany County Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Albany County, New York may also offer housing services for seniors, including low-income housing. Some Housing Authorities reserve space for seniors with income-controlled rent and on-site support services. Senior Centers provide information on applying for Albany County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Albany County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.

Altamont Senior Center Altamont NY 106 Fairview Avenue 12009 518-861-6030

Colonie Village Senior Center Albany NY 2 Thunder Road 12205 518-869-7172