Top 3 agencies in or near Portland

1. Avesta Housing Section 8

Avesta Housing Section 8
307 Cumberland Avenue
Portland, ME - 04101
43.6590195, -70.260115 (207) 553-7777
We understand your home is probably your most valued investment, and that 'home' means so much more than just a building. With today's economic and mortgage concerns many Mainers are struggling. Some are facing a rising mortgage payment or loss of income; others are working to balance their mortgage

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2. Portland Housing Authority

Portland Housing Authority
14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME - 04101
43.6637052, -70.272131 (207) 773-4753
Our Mission The Portland Housing Authority will provide quality, affordable housing opportunities. We will partner with those we serve and appropriate agencies to enhance the quality of life in our community and challenge all to achieve excellence. Equal Opportunity Statement It is the policy of

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3. Planning and Urban Development Department Division of Housing and Neighborhood Services - PORTLAND

Planning and Urban Development Department Division of Housing and Neighborhood Services - PORTLAND
389 Congress Street
Portland, ME - 04101
43.6594717, -70.257379 (207) 756-8246
The Division of Housing and Community Development (HCD) manages and administers Community Development and Housing Programs with funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). HCD is responsible for planning and expending funds received under three HUD programs: Communi

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Provides resources on how to find free government money for families. This includes rental and housing assistance programs, utilities assistance, bill pay assistance. ...

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Due to the small number of rental assistance programs in Portland we have listed some area listings below.

Westbrook Housing

Westbrook Housing

30 Liza Harmon Drive
Westbrook, ME - 04092
(207) 854-9779
Rent Assistance Location: 3.48 miles from Portland

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The mission of Westbrook Housing is to assist extremely-low to moderate-income families with safe, decent, and affordable housing opportunities as they strive to achieve self-sufficiency and to maintain and improve the quality of their lives. Provides housing choice vouchers. Westbrook Housing provides smoke free living ... ...

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Town Of Buxton

Town Of Buxton

185 Portland Road
Buxton, ME - 04093
(207) 929-5191
Rent Assistance Location: 12.47 miles from Portland

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The General Assistance program in Maine is administered by each municipality for the immediate aid of persons who are unable to provide basic necessities essential to maintain themselves or their families.  Basic necessities include food, shelter,electricity, and heating fuel.  General Assistance is a cure of last resort and the law requi... ...

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The Town Of Freeport

The Town Of Freeport

30 Main Street
Freeport, ME - 04032
(207) 865-4743
Rent Assistance Location: 15.47 miles from Portland

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The Towns of Yarmouth and Freeport have established a District Office for the administration of general assistance. This office is located in Freeport's town hall. General Assistance Program assists residents of Freeport and Yarmouth with basic necessities, such as: * rent/mortgage * fuel * utilities * non-electi... ...

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Biddeford General Assistance

Biddeford General Assistance

321 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME - 04005
(800) 965-5762
Rent Assistance Location: 15.78 miles from Portland

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Electric, fuel, and telephone assistanceIncome eligible applicants need to call and set up an appointment for an interview for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Electric Lifeline Program (ELP) and the Telephone Assistance Program.Applicants may apply for this fuel assistance program even if heat is inc... ...

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Volunteers of America Northern New England - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont

Volunteers of America Northern New England - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont

14 Maine Street Suite 301
Brunswick, ME - 04011
(207) 373-1140
Rent Assistance Location: 23.14 miles from Portland

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Volunteers of America offers limited eviction prevention assistance on a one time basis to those that qualify when funds are available. Services    Behavioral Health    Community Justice Programs    Community Mediation Services  &nbs... ...

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