Penquis does not provide housing assistance directly but if you are interested in family or senior housing owed by Penquis please contact our property management company, The Housing Foundation at 207-866-4634.  

Other Affordable Housing Resources  is a free online rental listing service that includes both affordable and market rate rentals. it is easy to use, with photos and often has phone numbers.  If you need bilingual services you can use the call center toll free at 1-877-428-8844 Mon.-Fri. 9 am – 8 pm.

MaineHousing’s Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher  Program  Contact -Maine State Housing -207-624-5789 or 1-866-357-4853

A List of Affordable Housing Options for Penobscot County (provided by MSHA)

A List of Affordable Housing Options for Knox County (provided by MSHA)

A List of Affordable Housing Options for Piscataquis County (provided by MSHA)

Affordable Housing Resources in Maine by Counties (provided by MSHA)

Maine State Housing Authority -207-624-5789 or 1-866-357-4853

Bangor Housing Authority -207-942-6367

Brewer Housing Authority -207-989-7890 

Old Town Housing Authority -207-827-6151

The Penquis Journey House – Offers no cost transitional housing to pregnant/parenting women between the ages of 16-21 in a group home in Dexter, ME who are homeless or at risk of being homeless or living in unsafe conditions. Contact: 947-2487

Homeless Youth Outreach Services- Serves homeless youth 12-21 years of age and their families.  Together we work directly with youth, their families and community too access resources needed for greater independence and success. Contact 973-3500 or 1800-215-4942.

Spruce Run-Womancare Alliance’s Transitional Services and Housing Program: helps individuals and families of domestic violence in need housing and additional services (please see the website) They provide housing in the Bangor area, Millinocket, Dover-Foxcroft, and Dexter through partnerships with Community Housing of Maine and Penquis. 24-hour hotline:1-800-863-9909


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