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We provide a directory of agencies that provide rental assistance to residents. We do not directly provide aid ourselves, but provide local resources for you to find. Most major U.S. cities including Portland, Maine, offer some type of state of federally subsidized Rental Assistance Programs and/or emergency financial assistance for low income persons in need. There are also thousands of local non-profit organizations that offer help paying rent along with providing housing assistance. We currently have listed all of the financial Rental Assistance programs we could find in Portland. We constantly are finding new sources for rent assistance, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new rental assistance programs in Portland.

Portland Housing Authority

Portland Housing Authority

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME - 04101
(207) 773-4753

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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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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 - 4101
(207) 8748711

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Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing ProgramOn February 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009,which ludes $1.5 billion for a Homelessness Prevention Fund. Funding for this program, called the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program ( ...

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Community Development Office - CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Community Development Office - CUMBERLAND COUNTY

142 Federal Street
Portland, ME - 04101
(207) 6991905

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Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing ProgramOn February 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009,which ludes $1.5 billion for a Homelessness Prevention Fund. Funding for this program, called the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program ( ...

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More Rental Assistance Options

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. Westbrook Housing provides smoke free living to their residents. At all of Westbrook Housing's... ...

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Town Of Buxton

Town Of Buxton

185 Portland Road
Buxton, ME - 04093
(207) 929-5191
Rent Assistance Location: 12.13 miles from Portland

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Rental assistance is housing assistance which is available for rental/mortgage payments. Housing is a basic necessity and is an allowable item that an applicant may apply for emergency assistance. It is the applicant’s responsibility, however, to locate and obtain housing that is within their ability to pay. There is a maximum amount of assistanc... ...

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Avesta Housing Section 8

Avesta Housing Section 8

295 Lake Rd
Saco, ME - 04072
(207) 282-0032
Rent Assistance Location: 12.28 miles from Portland

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In addition to providing affordable housing, Avesta administers the HUD Section 8 Certificate/Voucher Program in York, Cumberland, Oxford and Androscoggin counties. The program provides rental assistance to over 1000 low-income households in southern Maine through vouchers that make up the difference between a family's ability to pay and the... ...

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The Town Of Freeport

The Town Of Freeport

30 Main Street
Freeport, ME - 04032
207-865-4743
Rent Assistance Location: 13.44 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-elective medical... ...

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Biddeford General Assistance

Biddeford General Assistance

205 Main St
Biddeford, ME - 04005
(207) 284-9514
Rent Assistance Location: 15.11 miles from Portland

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The General Assistance Program is a State mandated, municipally administered financial assistance program. It was designed to be the program of “last resort” for residents of the community who are unable to provide for their basic needs. Applicants must provide verification of their income and expenses, residence, and if unable to work, medic... ...

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