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Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Applications are now open for the Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance program. It pays up to 12 months of missed rent and utility payments and up to three months of future rent payments. Payments will be made directly to your landlord and utility company.

Applications open March 11, 2021, and will be accepted until April 9, 2021.

Applicants must live in suburban Cook County. For the full list of eligibility requirements and to apply online, visit the Cook County COVID-19 Recovery Rental Assistance website.