Cook County Offers Additional Rental Assistance

Financial help is availbale for renters affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

This program is only for Suburban Cook County renters who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and need rental assistance. To qualify for this program, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Renter in Suburban Cook County
  • Have had a COVID-19 financial hardship due to a loss of income
  • Have income pre and post COVID-19 at or below 80% AMI. Click here to check the income limits.
  • Have unpaid rent that occurred on or after March 27, 2020
  • Cannot be a participant in any other subsidized housing program, such as the Housing Choice Voucher Program or project-based rental assistance


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