Housing Subsidies

Shalom is the Local Administrative Agency (LAA) for the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) housing subsidies, Shelter Plus Care program and the Bridging Rental Assistance Program (BRAP), in Cumberland and York Counties. Shalom house is also the Central Administrative Agency (CAA) for DHHS and provides statewide administration of both programs for the state of Maine.

Programs

BRAP

The Bridging Rental Assistance Program (BRAP) is a supportive housing program developed by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHS).

Learn About BRAP View program descriptions and download PDFs about BRAP Download BRAP Application View, Download, and Print the current BRAP Application Download Fillable BRAP Application View, Download, and Print a fillable PDF of the current BRAP Application

 


Shelter Plus Care:

The Shelter Plus Care (SPC) program is a permanent supportive housing program funded by the Department of House and Urban Development (HUD), through this Department  of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHS).

Learn About SPC View program descriptions and download PDFs about Shelter Plus Care Download SPC Application View or Download the Shelter Plus Care Application.

Additional Information

 

Referral Process:

Consumers interested in either of these subsidies should contact their service provider, case manager, or community support worker who can submit an application on their behalf. Providers can obtain applications for both programs through the Shalom House Housing Subsidy Department by calling 874-1080 or in York County calling 423-8154.


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