Income Limits

Applicants’ income cannot exceed the following, as of January 1, 2024, these amounts were as follows:

1 Person 2 Persons
$65,750 $75,150


All applicants for Stern Village and Stern Center (Congregate) are subject to background screenings. Screenings includes landlord references, a national credit, a national criminal background check and an interview.  Applicants that make it through our screening process, will be put a Wait List. (The Wait List for Stern Village is based on a Lottery.)

The THA will verify income and other applicant information. False information submitted on applications will lead to permanent rejection. If you are rejected, you will receive a letter stating why.

Application for Stern Village

Pre-applications will be available starting MARCH 11, 2024 – MAY 31, 2024, or the first 125 applications, whichever is fulfilled first.

To obtain an application, please call 203-261-5740 X1

  • Pre-applications received postmarked before March 11th, 2024, will be disqualified
  • Pre-applications received postmarked after May 31st, 2024, will be disqualified.

Rent calculation is based on 30% of adjusted monthly income. Tenants cannot pay lower than the base rent

If you need services or information in a language other than English, in connection with this application process, please contact Jacqueline at 203-261-5740 X1. If you are hearing impaired, you may call TTD/TTY 711 for assistance.

Para una traduccion en espanol por favor llame Jacqueline at 203-261-5740 X1

Click here to apply for Stern Village

Lottery Drawing for Stern Village

A random lottery drawing will be held to determine the order of placement on the waiting list. All applicants will be notified via regular mail regarding the results of the drawing


Application for Stern Center – Congregate

Applications for the Congregate are taken all year long. Once you are screened and meet the criteria, you will be put on a Wait List.

Click here to apply for Stern Center – Congregate