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

Fifth St. Renaissance/SARA Center

1315 N. 5th Street
Springfield, IL - 62702
(217) 544-5040

Urban League of Metro St. Louis

1401 East Broadway
East Saint Louis, IL - 62201
(314) 615-3600

Energy Assistance Foundation

PO Box 1758
Decatur, IL - 62525
(888) 690-5700

Center of Concern- Cook

1580 N. Northwest Hwy.
Park Ridge, IL - 60068
(847) 823-0453

McHenry County Housing Authority

1108 Seminary Avenue Route 47
Woodstock, IL - 60098
(815) 338-7752

Catholic Charities Of Chicago

721 N. LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL - 60610
(312) 655-7700

Peoria Friendship House Of Christian Service

800 N.E. Madison Avenue
Peoria, IL - 61603
(309) 671-5200

MCS Community Services

345 West State Street
Jacksonville, IL - 62650
(217) 243-9404

Mid Central IL Comm. Action

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

Neighborhood Lending Services Inc

1279 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL - 60622
(773) 329-4111

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.