Brunswick Topsham Housing Authorities Housing Choice Voucher Program

Brunswick Topsham Housing Authorities

General Information
Description of ServiceSection 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program provides rental assistance by subsidizing a portion of monthly rent and utilities and paying it directly to landlords; where utilities are not included in rent, the program may pay a larger portion of the rent so the tenant is able to cover utility payments; assistance provided is the difference between what the tenant pays toward rent and the cost of the rent.
LocationCumberland County
Geographical AreaBrunswick, Topsham
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details.
Intake ProcedureCall, email or visit website for more information.
Intake RequirementsFamily income, assets, and family composition.
Client Information
Age GroupAdults
Languages SpokenEnglish; interpreters available upon request.
EligibilityHousehold income restrictions apply and vary by location and family size; when awarding vouchers, Brunswick Housing Authority may have preferences and priorities based on administrative plan; local housing authorities (LHA) also have voucher programs; because waiting lists can be long, consumers are encouraged to apply to both MaineHousing's and LHA programs.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost
Payment NotesHousing subsidy is paid to landlord directly by Brunswick Housing Authority on behalf of participating family; family pays difference between actual rent and amount subsidized by the program; no cost to apply.
Hours of Operation Mon-Thu 8a-4p; Fri 8a-12p
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 12 Stone Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Brunswick, ME 04011
Mailing Address 1 PO Box A
Mailing City, State, Zip Brunswick, ME 04011
Main Phone 207-725-8711
Fax 207-729-2642
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Brunswick Topsham Housing Authorities
Affiliated Program: Brunswick Topsham Housing Authorities
This Service: Brunswick Topsham Housing Authorities Housing Choice Voucher Program
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Housing Authorities (BH-8300.3000)
Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (BH-7000.4600-700)