Formed in 1965, Marashen Crescent Housing Committee was created to administer public sector housing designed specifically for older residents.
There are four Committee members. Each is selected to represent their respective local authorities in the catchment areas of Port St Mary, Port Erin, Rushen and Arbory. The Committee meets once a month usually in the second week of each month.
Administration is provided by Port St Mary Commissioners office, the Clerk of which is also the Clerk for Marashen Crescent Housing Committee.