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:
Fair Housing Administrator
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Washington, D.C. 20410
Phone: (800) 669-9777
Office of Civil Rights
1400 Independence Ave. SW
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.
Oak View Housing, Inc.
520 Pool Road
North Haven, CT 06473
Phone: (203) 234-8807 Fax: (203) 234-0437
All apartments include:
- A full kitchen with electric stove and refrigerator
- Full bathroom with tub or shower
- Individual thermostat controls
- Window Coverings (blinds or curtain rods)
- Cable television outlets
- Emergency call system
- Hard-wired smoke detectors
- Some units are fully accessible
Oak View has 47 rental units, five of which are adapted for persons with disabilities. Each unit has its own entrance from a common hallway, and each facility has an elevator. The approximate size of a unit is 540 sq. ft. There is on-site parking for residents and visitors.
HUD 202 PRAC program regulations require that eligible households must have at least one member who is aged 62 or older. In general, rent will be no more than 30% of household adjusted income from all sources. Rent includes all utilities except for phone and cable TV.
Oak View has a Community Room, Craft Room for activities, Laundry facilities, an Office, and a Maintenance Area. No smoking is allowed except in the apartments and outside the building. Normal household pets of a limited size are allowed if they meet the guidelines in the Pet Policy.