b3 The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, or financing of housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, or national origin. Complaints of discrimination may be forwarded as follows: HUD: Fair Housing Administrator U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Washington, D.C. 20410 Phone: (800) 669-9777 USDA: Director, Office of Civil Rights 1400 Independence Ave. SW Washington,D.C. 20250-9410 Voice: (800) 795-3272 TDD: (202) 720-6382 Connecticut law also prohibits discrimination in all of the above categories plus these additional categories: lawful source of income, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, use of a guide dog, and age (except when program regulations restrict the housing to an age-specific category). Complaints of discrimination may be forwarded to the Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities at (860) 541-3400. Elderly Housing Management, Community Housing Management, and their managed facilities do not discriminate on the basis of disability status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, their federally assisted programs and activities.
Lymewood Elder Housing
249 Boston Post Road
Old Lyme, CT 06786
All apartments include:
- A full kitchen with electric stove and refrigerator
- Full bathroom with tub or shower
- Individual thermostat controls
- Cable television outlets
- Emergency call system
- Hard-wired smoke detectors
- Some units are fully accessible
Photos of Our Community
Lymewood is a 24 unit community located in Old Lyme, Connecticut. The community is located in four cottage style buildings with each home having its own front entrance and rear patio door. There are 22 one bedroom units and 2 two bedroom units.
Lymewood is owned by Lymes Elderly Housing, Inc., a non-profit corporation. The community if funded by the USDA Rural Development office and as such the community does provide rental assistance for some of the units. The USDA-RD 515 program for the elderly is open to residents whose head or co-head is aged 62 or older or has a disability. The application packet includes more information on all eligibility criteria including income restrictions.
Some resident amenities include an indoor coin operated laundry, community rooms for resident activities and beautiful outdoor areas.