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.
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: Commu.. click for full details.43.6594717, -70.257379
The Portland Housing Authority will provide quality, affordable housing opportunities. They 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 StatementIt is the policy of the Portlan.. click for full details.43.6637052, -70.272131
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 with the ris.. click for full details.43.6590195, -70.260115
Due to the small number of rental assistance programs in Portland we have listed some area listings below.
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 to their residents. At ..... click for full details3.48 miles away from Portland 43.6816983, -70.334764
Town Of Buxton offers 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 Heating fuel General Assistance is a cure of last resort and t..... click for full details12.47 miles away from Portland 43.6145127, -70.508472
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 services Telephone when ..... click for full details15.47 miles away from Portland 43.8551563, -70.105513
Biddeford General Assistance offers 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 pro..... click for full details15.78 miles away from Portland 43.4868871, -70.466507
Volunteers of America Northern New England - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont 14 Maine Street Suite 301 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 Service..... click for full details23.14 miles away from Portland 43.9192517, -69.967683