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Olmsted Apartments Managed by Peopled Inc. Accepting Applications

Section 8 Vouchers Accepted from Qualified Older Adults, Veterans and Applicants with Disabilities

March 30, 2021: If you or a family member have a low income and are looking for safe housing, the Olmsted Apartments are currently accepting applications. People Inc. is now managing these apartments as part of its Affordable Apartments services, with locations in Erie and Niagara Counties. There are some immediate openings, while applications are also being accepted for waiting lists. These include one- and two-bedroom apartments for people 18 years of age and older, who meet income eligibility. Section 8 vouchers are accepted (except for Bawny Excelsior/HUD Apartments). Preferences are provided to applicants who have physical disabilities and/or visual impairments.

Locations include:

  • Austin Manor Apartments: 395 Tonawanda Street, Buffalo, NY
  • Bawny Excelsior/HUD Apartments: 130 Central Avenue, Buffalo, NY
  • Elizabeth Harvey Apartments: 525 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda, NY
  • Gratwick Manor Apartments: 840 Tonawanda Street, Buffalo, NY
  • Haskell Stovroff Apartments: 30 Alpine Place, Cheektowaga, NY
  • Nelson Hopkins Apartments: 5562 Davison Road, Lockport, NY

The apartments feature: Kitchen with stove and refrigerator; utilities for water and garbage removal; on-site laundry facilities; safety features; air-conditioning and community rooms. Amenities may vary. On-site management is available. Tenants may have one small pet. The apartment buildings are located near bus routes and shopping. 

People Inc. is pleased to add the Olmsted Apartments to its management and to have as part of its variety of affordable housing options. The agency understands there is a need in the region for affordable and suitable housing for people of all incomes, ages and abilities.

Section 8 is a federal program that helps qualified people with low-income, including older adults, veterans and applicants with disabilities, afford housing in the private market. 

Staff are available to provide income eligibility details. For more information or for an apartment application, email or call 716-880-3890. 

People Inc., a multispecialty non-profit health and human services agency, provides programs and services to more than 10,000 people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, special needs, families and older adults throughout Western New York and the Greater Rochester region. Since 1970, People Inc. has assisted people to achieve greater degrees of independence and productivity. With nearly 4,000 employees, People Inc. is one of the region’s largest employers. To learn more, visit, follow People Inc. on Facebook or Twitter @PeopleIncNews.

Western New York 1219 North Forest Road | P.O. Box 9033 | Williamsville, New York 14231 | Phone: 716.817.7400 | Toll Free NY 1.888.7PEOPLE | Fax: 716.634.3889

Rochester 1860 Buffalo Road | Rochester, NY 14624 | Phone 585.441.9300 | Fax 585.441.9398

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