The COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic.This program expands upon previous rent relief programs through the MaineHousing agency.
Maine renters can apply for this expanded program even if you applied and received funds before. This program now includes people who live in MaineHousing-financed properties and do not have a Section 8 voucher or receive other governmental rental assistance.
This program is first-come, first-served and can help cover October, November, and December rent. You can apply for up to $1000 per month for each month, even if you received funds in other rounds of the program.
Applications are currently being accepted. For more detailed information on the program click here.