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.

Announcements / Events


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Housing Fair November 20th 2021 Thanksgiving Giveaway November 18th

The Edison Housing Authority board meetings for November and December, 2021 have been changed.

Please note that the Tuesday, November 16, 2021 meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 30, 2021, 6:00 pm at Robert Holmes Gardens. And on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, the board meeting time has been changed from 6 pm to 5:00 pm at Julius Engel Gardens.

If you should have any questions, please contact the Edison Housing Authority at 908.561.2525.




COVID-19 Emergency Rental & Mortgage Assistance Program


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GOIT Mentoring

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

The Edison Housing Authority office is open to the public as of July 1, 2021, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Public Housing Managers or Directors are available by appointment Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Office hours for Section 8 are by appointment only Tuesday through Thursday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Everyone must wear a mask.

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