Low-Income Housing in Maine

The Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), also known as 'Section 8', is a federal program that provides housing assistance to those who qualify. This assistance if offered in the form of a cash voucher that can be applied toward rent. The program was designed to help low-income families and individuals, the elderly, and persons with disabilities.

To apply for low-income housing assistance, locate your local housing agency from the list below. You can apply in person or call for more information. For other forms of housing assistance, see our various resources under the Housing tab. Also, be sure to download the FRAA Resource Guide for great tips on accessing government assistance.


Auburn HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME007 
20 Great Falls Plaza 
Auburn, ME 04212 
Phone: (207) 784-7351 Fax: (207) 784-5545

Augusta HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: ME901 
33 Union Street 
Augusta, ME 04330 
Phone: (207) 626-2357 Fax: (207) 626-2304

Augusta HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: ME030 
33 Union Street 
Augusta, ME 04330 
Phone: (207) 626-2357 Fax: (207) 626-2304

Bangor HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME009 
161 Davis Road 
Bangor, ME 04401 
Phone: (207) 942-6365 Fax: (207) 942-6043

Bar Harbor HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME023 
Malvern Belmont Estates - No Mail 
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 
Phone: (207) 288-4770 Fax: (207) 288-4770

Bath HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME019 
80 Congress Avenue 
Bath, ME 04530 
Phone: (207) 443-3116 Fax: (207) 443-8116

Biddeford HA 
Type: Section 8, Code: ME028 
22 South Street 
Bidderford, ME 04005 
Phone: (207) 282-6537 Fax: (207) 286-0580

Brewer HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME021 
15 Colonial Circle Suite 1 
Brewer, ME 04412 
Phone: (207) 989-7890 Fax: (207) 989-7554

Brunswick HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME006 
Stone 
Brunswick, ME 04011 
Phone: (207) 725-8711 Fax: (207) 729-2642

Caribou Housing Agency 
Type: Section 8, Code: ME025 
25 High Street 
Caribou, ME 04736 
Phone: (207) 493-3324 Fax: (207) 493-4228

Ellsworth Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME027 
Union River Apartments No Mail Delivery 
Ellsworth, ME 04605 
Phone: (207) 288-4770 Fax: (207) 288-4770

Fort Fairfield HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME002 
18 Fields Lane 
Fort Fairfield, ME 04742 
Phone: (207) 476-5771 Fax: (207) 476-5450

Lewiston HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME005 
1 College Street 
Lewiston, ME 04240 
Phone: (207) 783-1423 Fax: (207) 783-8648

Mount Desert HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME024 
Maple Lane Apartments - No Mail Delivery 
Mount Desert, ME 04660 
Phone: (207) 288-4770 Fax: (207) 288-4770

Old Town HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME018 
358 Main Street 
Old Town, ME 04468 
Phone: (207) 827-6151 Fax: (207) 827-1502

Portland HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME003 
14 Baxter Boulevard 
Portland, ME 04101 
Phone: (207) 773-4753 Fax: (207) 774-6471

Presque Isle HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME004 
58 Birch Street 
Presque Isle, ME 04769 
Phone: (207) 768-8231 Fax: (207) 764-5614

Saco Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: ME031 
30 South Street 
Saco, ME 04072 
Phone: (207) 282-0032 Fax: (207) 283-8671

Sanford HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME011 
114 Emery Street, Suite One 
Sanford, ME 04073 
Phone: (207) 324-6747 Fax: (207) 324-6870

South Portland HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME020 
51 Landry Circle 
South Portland, ME 04106 
Phone: (207) 773-4140 Fax: (207) 773-4006

SW Harbor HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME022 
Ridge Apartments - No Mail Delivery 
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679 
Phone: (207) 288-4770 Fax: (207) 288-4770

Tremont Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME026 
Birchwoods Apartments - No Mail Delivery 
Bass Harbor, ME 04653 
Phone: (207) 288-4770 Fax: (207) 288-4770

Van Buren HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME001 
130 Champlain Street 
Van Buren, ME 04785 
Phone: (207) 868-5441 Fax: (207) 868-2833

Waterville HA 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME008 
88 Silver St. 
Waterville, ME 04901 
Phone: (207) 873-2155 Fax: (207) 877-9429

Westbrook Housing 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: ME015 
30 Liza Harmon Drive 
Westbrook, ME 04092 
Phone: (207) 854-9779 Fax: (207) 854-0962