|Caribou Municipal Building
25 High St
Caribou, Maine 04736
|Lisa Plourde, Executive Director
Sue Ouellette, FSS/Homeownership
Phone: (207) 493-4234
Fax: (207) 376-0178
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To qualify for the Housing Choice Voucher program, an applicant family family must be called from the waiting list and then must meet the following eligibility requirements. For further information on these requirements, see Chapter 3 of the CHA’s HCV Administration Plan.
A family’s total gross yearly income must not exceed 50% of the Area Median Income
Citizenship or Eligible Immigration Status
At least one member of the household must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. nation or have eligible immigration status.
Social Security Numbers
All members of the household must provide a complete and accurate social security number (SSN). This requirement does not apply to non-citizens who do not have eligible immigration status.
If any household member has been evicted from federally-assisted housing or convicted of production or manufacture of methamphetamine, of any child molestation or any other crime that requires them to be registered under a state sex offender registration program, the individual is not eligible.
If any household member, is currently engaged or has been engaged in any of the following criminal activities within the past five years, the family will be denied assistance.
CHA will also deny a family if:
If an applicant family is denied assistance for any of the reasons listed above, they have the right to an informal review to dispute the decision.