The Cumberland County Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families. They typically operate at the county or local level to offer low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing options for people who meet the eligibility requirements in Cumberland County, Maine. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Cumberland County Housing Authorities provide information on applying for low-income housing, the income eligibility requirements, and living in Housing Authority properties. They also accept and process applications and handle low-income housing complaints. The Housing Authority website provides information about Cumberland County low-income housing.
Brunswick Housing Authority Brunswick ME 51 Perryman Drive 04011 207-729-2648
Portland Housing Authority Portland ME 57 Riverton Drive 04103 207-797-7215
South Portland Housing Authority South Portland ME 51 Landry Circle 04106 207-773-7348
The Cumberland County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Cumberland County, Maine. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Cumberland County Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Cumberland County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Portland Vet Center Portland ME 475 Stevens Avenue 04103 207-878-2683
Veterans of Foreign Wars Portland ME 687 Forest Avenue 04103 207-773-8745
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 832 South Portland ME 50 Peary Terrace 04106 207-767-2575
Windham Veterans Center Windham ME 35 Veterans Memorial Drive 04062 207-892-1159