Welcome to Edison Housing Authority, a community dedicated to helping all residents reach their potential. Through a combination of public housing such as Robert Holmes Garden and Julius C. Engel Garden, mixed income housing, and rental assistance, we are working to improve the lives of low-income residents of Edison. Our programs and workshops are geared toward assisting residents to become financially self-sufficient. Our staff diligently strives to serve our community, so that every resident can reach their goals. We are compliant with all civil rights and non-discrimination laws and affirmative action requirements.



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COVID-19 Testing

There will be free COVID-19 testing offered by Edison Township on Friday, December 11th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Lake Papaianni, 100 Municipal Blvd., Edison, NJ. Appointments are preferred.

We have provided CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
information for you on “How to protect your home and family from COVID-19”
Please continue to stay safe.

The Edison Housing Authority Board Meeting Change

In response to the State of Emergency regarding COVID-19 Coronavirus, The Edison Housing Authority regular Board Meeting scheduled on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 and December 15, 2020 to begin at 6:00PM will take place via zoom.

The public will be permitted to participate during the public portion of the meeting via zoom. Information for the zoom meetings are provided below:

Time: Nov 10, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Dec 15, 2020 06:00 PM

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 938 5650 2934

Passcode: 3FDHAA

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Meeting ID: 938 5650 2934

Passcode: 632400

Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ab5fIL8cMz



Information and Resources for Tenants During COVID-19


Memorandum - This past weekend, families living within the Edison Housing Authority community at Robert E. Holmes Gardens experienced a shooting, as a result, a family member in our community is now hospitalized and being treated for severe wounds.

For more information on the Coronavirus, visit: EHA Coronavirus Updates 
Section 8 Waiting Lists are Closed
Applications for Public Housing & Section 8 Are Not Available.

Public Housing Facilities

Julius Engel Gardens
Julias Engel Gardens Public Housing Facilities

Julius Engel Gardens
Willard Dunham Drive
Edison, NJ 08837
(732) 549-3301
(732) 549-5394 FAX

Robert Holmes Gardens
Robert Holmes Gardens
Robert Holmes Gardens
14 Rev. Samuel Carpenter Blvd
Edison, NJ 08837
(908) 561-2525
(908) 561-7517 FAX

Business Hours

Monday – Friday

8:30am – 4:30pm

Contact Us

Edison Housing Authority

Robert E. Holmes Gardens
14 Rev. Samuel Carpenter Blvd
Edison, NJ 08820
Tel: 908-561-2525
Fax: 908-561-7517