|Caribou Municipal Building
25 High St
Caribou, Maine 04736
|Phone: (207) 493-4234
Fax: (207) 376-0178
How to Apply
|Applications for the HCV Program (aka Section 8 can be submitted only when the Waiting List is open.
We ask that you read the application process instructions before submitting an application. Applications with missing or falsified information may be denied.
When a family wishes to receive assistance, the family must submit an application when the waiting list is open.
An applicant whose name has been place on the Waiting List is responsible for notifying the CHA of any changes, in writing, in the following:
Generally, when a voucher becomes available, the next family at the top of the waiting list is contacted and screened for eligibility. The HCV waiting list is not first-come, first-served. The list is ordered and ranked by preference points in which the family must verify. The CHA has established the preference point system to quickly serve within our jurisdiction the most vulnerable populations.
Preference Point System for HCV Program:
In some cases an applicant family may meet certain CHA’s preference (see HCV’s Administration Plan). In those cases, CHA may move those families to the top of the waiting list.
Applicant families must meet the following requirements: