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Caribou Housing Agency

Caribou Municipal Building
25 High St
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: (207) 493-4234
Fax: (207) 376-0178



The Caribou Housing Agency (CHA) administers the City’s Rental Housing Assistance Program.  The Assistance Program is designed to provide financial and technical assistance services to low-income, elderly, and disabled residents of Caribou (and surrounding communities) so they can live with dignity in decent, safe, and sanitary housing conditions.

Current CHA, in partnership with more than 90 property owners, assists over 180 households that lase units in the City of Caribou, Limestone, Caswell and Washburn through the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

  • HCV – Housing Choice Voucher Program (commonly known as Section 8 Rental Assistance Program). More Information

CHA also provides special supportive services to our families through the Family Self-Sufficiency Program and Homeownership Programs.  These programs provide financial and literacy training, the development of escrow accounts, career and academic guidance, and resource referrals.


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The Caribou Housing Agency’s  2017 Administration Plan is ready for public comment and review.  A public hearing will be held on:  Monday, March 27th during the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting at 6PM, in the City Council Chambers, 25 High Street, Caribou, ME.

Waiting List is OPEN and extremely SHORT!  Now is the time to apply.






City of Caribou Housing Authority