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
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.

Schoolhouse Apartments
156 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT 06840
Phone: (203) 972-0020 Fax: (203) 972-8903 TRS 800)842-9710

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

Schoolhouse Apartments is a three story renovated school building. It has 30 one-bedroom apartments and 10 efficiency apts., which are served by one elevator. This facility includes a lobby, community room, computer room, laundry, offices, and maintenance areas. There is a secure entry system located in the lobby of the building.

There is a small amount of resident bulk storage. Schoolhouse is a smoke free, pet friendly community. There is a laundry room located on the main floor with four washing machines and four dryers.

Parking is available for residents and visitors in an outdoor lot. We are located close to downtown, the train station and stores.

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