Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (KVCAP) provides a wide selection of services intended to improve the lives of lower-income families in Somerset and Kennebec counties. KVCAP rental assistance is just one segment in the organization’s overall approach to combating the negative effects of poverty and homelessness.
Many tenants believe that MaineHousing just handles Housing Choice Vouchers through the federal Section 8 program. While this is indeed one of the primary functions of the Maine State Housing Authority, MaineHousing also provides financing and referrals to subsidized apartments in all 16 counties.
Androscoggin County tenants who cannot afford rent payments may be eligible for rental assistance.