Scarborough, ME Rent Assistance

Are you having trouble making your Rent?

There are non profits, churches, and government sources in Scarborough, Maine to help you pay your bills.

Our list below provides
- Non Profit grant assistance
- Financial resources for help that most people do not know about
- Government programs you can qualify for today.
- Covid 19 rental relief programs (depends on availability of funds)

If you would like to see only Cumberland County resources, visit: Cumberland County Rent Assistance

Latest List for Scarborough, ME

Avesta Housing Section 8

307 Cumberland Avenue
Portland, ME - 04101
(207) 553-7777
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 ..

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Portland Housing Authority

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME - 04101
(207) 773-4753
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 Statement It is the policy of the Po..

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

389 Congress Street
Portland, ME - 04101
(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: Com..

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Westbrook Housing

30 Liza Harmon Drive
Westbrook, ME - 04092
(207) 854-9779
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 p..

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Biddeford General Assistance

205 Main St
Biddeford, ME - 04005
(207) 284-9514
Biddeford General Assistance offers Electric, fuel, and telephone assistance Income 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. ..

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Town Of Buxton

185 Portland Road
Buxton, ME - 04093
(207) 929-5191
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:FoodShelterElectricityHeating fuelGeneral Assistan..

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The Town Of Freeport

30 Main Street
Freeport, ME - 04032
(207) 865-4743
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 Utiliti..

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

14 Maine Street Suite 301
Brunswick, ME - 04011
(207) 373-1140
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 &n..

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Topsham General Assistance

100 Main St
Topsham, ME - 04086
(207) 725-1725
The Topsham General Assistance Program assists residents with basic necessities when the need is immediate and the individual is unable to provide the basic necessity essential to maintain themselves or their family. This is a program of last resort. Basic needs include the following: &nb..

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