IF YOU’RE HAVING TROUBLE PAYING RENT BECAUSE YOU LOST YOUR JOB DUE TO COVID – 19, THERE’S HELP AVAILABLE
The MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to circumstances related to the Coronavirus pandemic. The program is designed to provide a one-time bridge payment of up to $500 for rent until households get the stimulus and unemployment funds they need.
Applicants can apply online, or they can apply through YCCAC by calling 324-5762, Option 9, if they don’t have access to the internet or have questions about the program.
For more information about the program, eligibility and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please visit the Maine State Housing website.
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