Cook County COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

The deadline to apply for the Cook County COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program has been extended until August 24.

The Cook County COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program helps suburban Cook County residents having difficulty paying their rent as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. It pays up to three months of overdue or future rent. Rental payments will be sent directly to landlords by the Housing Authority of Cook County.

The program is part of the Cook County Community Recovery Initiative, funded by the federal CARES Act.

For more information or to apply, visit the Rental Assistance Program website. Applications will be accepted through the online portal until August 24, 2020.

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