Rental Assistance Programs

New Hampshire Housing offers the following rental assistance programs to eligible low- and moderate-income persons and families.


Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Rental Assistance Programs

This program provide safe, decent, sanitary and affordable housing to very-low income households through subsidies. Program eligibility and assistance is based upon income and household size. This section also has all forms and publications needed by interested applicants and current Housing Choice Voucher participants.


Emergency Housing Resources

New Hampshire Housing no longer offers an emergency housing program, but Community Action Agencies, led by Southwestern Community Services in Keene, have resources available for those experiencing a housing crisis. If you are at risk of losing your rental housing, please dial 2-1-1 toll free or click here to look up the phone number for your local Community Action Agency.


Voucher Homeownership

New Hampshire Housing offers the option to use the Housing Choice Voucher towards homeownership for first-time homebuyers. There are eligibility requirements established by HUD and New Hampshire Housing.