Illinois Rent Assistance

We provide an online directory of emergency rental assistance programs in Illinois. Choose your city in Illinois below.

We list the cities where we found help for those needing help paying their rent. We only list the rental assistance programs on the website and do not provide the aid ourselves.

Below we have listed all of the cities in Illinois in alphabetical order.

Choose from the links below to find Rent Assistance in Illinois

Western Egyptian

1 Industrial Park
Steeleville, IL - 62288
(618) 965-3458

Catholic Charities of Joliet- Grundy & Kendall counties

201 N. Liberty
Morris, IL - 60450
(815) 941-2560

Lawyers Committee For Better Housing

33 North LaSalle
Chicago, IL - 60602
(312) 347-7600

Mid Central Community Action

1301 W. Washington Street
Bloomington, IL - 61701
(309) 829-0691

Catholic Charities of Joliet- Kankakee, Ford, & Iroquois counties

249 S. Schuyler Ave
Kankakee, IL - 60901
(815) 933-7791

SWAN (Domestic Violence Prevention)

1114 South West Street
Olney, IL - 62450
(618) 392-3556

CEFS Economic Opportunity Corp.

1805 S. Banker Street
Effingham, IL - 62401
(217) 342-2193

Northwestern IL Community Action

27 South State Avenue
Freeport, IL - 61032
(815) 232-3141

Congregations For Family Emergencies In New Trier Township

739 Elm Street
Winnetka, IL - 60093
(847) 446-8202

PATH - Providing Access To Help

201 E. Grove Street
Bloomington, IL - 61701
(309) 827-4005

How it Works

Rent Assistance lists thousands of local agencies and non-profit organizations that can help you pay your rent or assist with financial resources.

Find a listing

Find an agency near you. Start by searching by state or zip code.

Contact Your Local Housing Authority

Contact the agency using the preferred method of contact listed on the page or following the instructions listed. Some agencies require that you register online on their website or that you call.

Apply for assistance

Once you have been deemed eligible for a program prepare the necessary documentation for submission. All agencies are different and provide different types of assistance.