Margaret Chase Smith House

Margaret Chase Smith House

7 Ridge Rd
Suite 5
Augusta, ME 04330


  • 1BR
  • 44 Units
  • SeniorsWe provide housing for seniors who want to live independent lifestyles where they can thrive and age in place.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


Margaret Chase Smith House is located in Augusta, ME, the state capitol, which sits on the banks of the Kennebec River. Beautiful, updated one-bedroom apartments along with attractive common areas and secure entry to the building make tenants feel safe and secure. The House is within walking distance of malls, grocery stores, restaurants and city parks. We welcome all seniors over the age of 62 to come by, view an apartment and see what wonderful things await you. We look forward to helping you live in our clean, safe, affordable housing.


  • Covered portico
  • Common living room with cable tv in addition to cable hook-ups in each apartment
  • Computer lab
  • Reading area on each floor
  • Common dining area
  • Religious services
  • Bingo
  • Common laundry room
  • Beautiful city park one block away

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.