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Apply for Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance!

Are you struggling to pay rent because of the COVID-19 pandemic?

Applications are now open for the Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance program, which pays up to 12 months of missed rent and utilities payments and up to three months of future rent payments.

Apply and learn more here.

Are you eligible?

Applicants must:

-- live in suburban Cook County and rent their home;

-- lack access to other support;

-- have proof of financial hardship due to COVID-19; and

-- meet household income requirements.

Need help?

For help with your application, visit Connections for the Homeless, located at 2121 Dewey Ave., between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, or call 847-475-7070 to make an appointment.

To learn about alternative rental assistance resources and services available that you may qualify for, contact the Suburban Cook County Call Center at 877-426-6515.

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