The MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic. The program is designed to provide a one-time bridge payment of up to $500 for rent until households get the stimulus and unemployment funds they need. Applicants apply online at MaineHousing. They can also apply through YCCAC by calling 324-5762. Option 9. For more information about the program, eligibility and answers to FAQ, please visit Maine State Housing. And for updated information about COVID-19 in our communities, visit the YCCAC COVID-19 Updates and Information site.