The Reading Housing Authority (RHA) is a public agency established under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 121B. Its primary mission is to provide decent, safe and sanitary housing opportunities, thereby improving the quality of life for families, those with disabilities and the elderly of low income. Contact the Housing Authority directly for an application and income eligibility criteria. Eligible Reading residents get preference. The location of elderly/disabled housing sites in Reading are at Elderberry Lane and Frank Tanner Drive.