The mission of the New Bedford Housing Authority is to professionally and proactively provide safe, quality, and affordable housing options while promoting self-sufficiency, fostering leadership among residents and staff, and cultivating sustainable, healthy communities.

The vision of the New Bedford Housing Authority is to acheive substainability and self-sufficiency in the face of economic uncertainty.

The New Bedford Housing Authority promotes the development and professional management of a variety of affordable housing opportunities, facilities and supportive services to nurture neighborhoods, provide economic development and self-sufficiency activities for residents while also assuring equal access to safe, quality housing for low and moderate income families throughout the community.