About Us

Our Purpose

The Cumberland Housing Authority (CHA) was incorporated in 1962 for the purpose of providing affordable, decent, safe, and sanitary housing to elderly, disabled individuals, and families in Cumberland, Rhode Island. The Housing Authority has a total of 176 units for elderly persons or persons with disabilities at Cumberland Manor located at One Mendon Road. CHA administers 384 Housing Choice Vouchers. The management of the CHA’s properties and Housing Choice Voucher Program have been consistently rated “High Performing” by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Our Mission Statement

To provide safe, decent, and affordable housing opportunities for low and moderate income families, elderly, and those with disabilities.

Office Hours

Main Office

HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER AND FAMILY SELF SUFFICIENCY OFFICE
573 Mendon Road, Suite 4 Cumberland, RI 02864

Phone: 401-334-2678

Office Hours:
Monday through Wednesday 8:30AM- 4:00PM
Thursday 8:30AM-6:00PM
Friday 8:30AM-1:30PM

HCV Participants– Walk-in on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
APPOINMENTS ONLY on Mondays and Wednesdays

Cumberland Manor

ELDERLY/DISABLED PUBLIC HOUSING OFFICE
One Mendon Rd. Cumberland, RI 02864

Phone: 401-724-8590

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday: 8:30AM- 4:00PM

Administrative Staff

 

Staff Member Title Phone
Susan Monaghan Executive Director 401-475-5282
Joane Penswick Deputy Director 401-334-2786
Housing Choice Voucher Program
Janeth Gonzalez Section 8 Manager 401-334-2399
Andrea Ayala Leased Housing Assistant 401-334-1528
Deidre Quintal FSS Coordinator 401-475-5281
Elderly/Disabled Public Housing – Cumberland Manor
Lana Wilson Property Manager 401-475-0766
Roberta Revell Housing Assistant 401-475-0748
Deborah Carr Housing Assistant 401-475-0820

Facilities Staff

Wayne Haskins Maintenance Manager
Rex Arsenault Maintenance Laborer
Owen Scallin Maintenance Laborer

Access To Public Records

Cumberland Housing Authority is committed to providing public records in an expeditious and courteous manner consistent with the Access to Public Records Act. For information about the process for accessing a public record that is maintained by Cumberland Housing Authority, click here.