Shoreside Apartments

  • Elderly (minimum 62 years of age) and/or Disabled
  • You MUST phone the office (401) 885-2024 to request an application, which will be forwarded to you by mail.
  • Your application must be FULLY completed, including all required documents, in order to be processed.
Income Limits for Shoreside Apartments
Percentage 1 Person 2 People
Extremely Low(30%) $15,300.00 $17,500.00
Very Low(50%) $25,500.00 $29,150.00
Low(80%) $40,800.00 $46,600.00


Shoreside Apartments for the Elderly and Disabled

Located on 300 Sixth Ave. Shoreside Apartments is owned by Cove Homes, Inc and managed by the East Greenwich Housing Authority. The apartment complex has been open since 1978 and is the first apartment complex of its kind in East Greenwich. It consists of 106 units and is designed to accommodate both the elderly and the disabled.

The Manager for Shoreside Apartments is Jennifer Lema. She can be reached at or (401)-885-2024.

Subsidized by the section 8 Housing Program, qualified persons of Shoreside Apartments pay no more than 30% of their adjusted income for rent. Payment of rent provides amenities that include:

  • One bedroom- 575 Sq.ft
  • Two bedroom- 720 Sq.ft
  • All Utilities included
  • Emergency call system
  • Maintenance on-call 24 hours a day
  • Community room
  • Laundry room
  • Arts and Crafts room
  • Beauty Salon
  • Full Kitchen

A Certified Resident Services Coordinator (CRSC) is available to assist residents in determining and locating services. The CRSC act as a liaison between residents, management, and various community agencies. Other services may include arranging transportation, assistance in completing and understanding forms or medical bills, location health services, and providing support to the residents and their families. For Social Services, please contact Tracy Johnson at or (401)-885-2610 Ext. 13.