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Provider Network

Contact an IDHS Service Provider Agency in your area using the directory below to find out if you’re eligible, ask about rental assistance, and get help with applying. These organizations can help you get the necessary referral to apply for rental assistance because you cannot apply on your own.

Find a provider near you

Are you looking for help accessing rental assistance?  Find out if you're eligible and get help with applying by contacting one of IDHS' partner agencies in the following regions and counties.
central:
Cass, Christian, Greene, Logan, Macon, Macoupin, Menard, Montgomery, Morgan, Sangamon, Scott, Shelby
Collar:
DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, Will
North Central:
DeWitt, Fulton, Livingston, Marshall, Mason, McLean, Peoria, Stark, Tazewell, Woodford
Northeast:
Champaign, Douglas, Ford, Iroquois, Piatt, Vermilion
Northern:
Boone, DeKalb, Ogle, Stephenson, Winnebago
Northwest:
Bureau, Carroll, Henry, Jo Daviess, Lee, LaSalle, Mercer, Putnam, Rock Island, Whiteside
Southeast Central:
Clark, Clay, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, Edgar, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Lawrence, Marion, Moultrie, Richland
Southern:
Alexander, Edwards, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Wabash, Wayne, White, Williamson, Union
Southwest Central:
Bond, Calhoun, Clinton, Jersey, Madison, Monroe, St. Clair, Washington
West Central:
Adams, Brown, Hancock, Henderson, Knox, McDonough, Pike, Schuyler, Warren

Statewide

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
AFC-Community Development Program

Contact: Luciana Juszcyk

rentalassistafccdc@gmail.com

(872) 818-3312

7859 S. Ashland

Chicago IL 60620

English

Allen Metropolitan

In person application only.

Contact: Rev Eunita Rushing

(773) 568-1200

10946 S. Lowe

Chicago IL 60628

Monday - Thursday

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

English

Great True Vine

Contact: Lajuan Whitfield

gtvhousinghelp@gmail.com

5936 W Division  St.

Chicago,  IL 60651

English

Metro Community Outreach

Contact: Eva Hunt

GMMBC4@gmail.com

(773) 667-6020

5856 S. Wabash

Chicago IL 60637

Monday - Friday

9AM - 5PM

English

Mt Carmel Children of God Baptist Church

Contact: Newlin Wollaston

5141 S Damen Ave

Chicago, IL 60609

Monday - Thursday

8:00AM – 4:00PM

English

The Immigration Project

211 Landmark Dr Suite B3a
Normal, IL 61761

(309) 829-8703

English, Spanish, French, Arabic, and 80 languages using our language line

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Center for Conflict Resolution

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Coordinated Advice & Referral Program for Legal Services (CARPLS)

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Dispute Resolution Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Illinois Legal Aid Online

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Resolution Systems Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

city of chicago

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
All Chicago Making Homelessness History

www.rentrelief.com/allchicago

English

Brighton Park Neighborhood Council

4477 S Archer Ave.
Chicago, IL 60632

(773) 523-7110

English, Spanish

Central States - SER

3948 W. 26th St. Suite 213
Chicago, IL 60623

(773) 542-9030

English, Spanish

Chicago Community and Workers Rights

2801 S Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60623

(773) 653-3664

English, Spanish

Council of Islamic Organizations

info@ciogc.org

(312) 506-0070

English, Urdu, Arabic, Mali

Council of Islamic Organizations, Greater Chicago

231 S. State St. Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60604

(312) 506-0070

Enlace Chicago

2759 S. Harding Ave.
Chicago, IL 60623

(773) 943-7570

English, Spanish

Erie Neighborhood House

1347 W Erie St.
Chicago, IL 60642

(312) 666-3430

English, Spanish, Chinese, Ukrainian, Russian

Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago

5800 N Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626

(773) 508-0303

First Defense Legal Aid

601 S California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612

(800) 529-7374

English, Spanish

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

2840 N Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60618

(773) 384-4370

Silvia Sanchez
Click to email

Teresa Labastida
tlabastida@LSNA.net

Spanish, English, Portuguese, Swahili, French, Yoruba

Metropolitan Tenants Organization

1727 S Indiana Ave. Ste 3G
Chicago, IL 60616

(773) 292-4988

English

Mt. Carmel Children of God Baptist Church

5141 S Damen Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609

mtcarmelchildrenofgodbaptist@gmail.com

English, Spanish

Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action, Inc.

1100 Madison St
Maywood, IL 60153

info@plcca.org

(708) 865-0605

English

Rincon Family Services

700 E Court Street
Kankakee IL 60901

3710 N. Kedzie Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60618

(773) 564-9070

(815) 939-0125

English, Spanish, Arabic, Polish, Mandarin, and Hebrew

SGA Youth and Family Services

3152 W. 47th St.
Chicago, IL 60632

(312) 754-8434

English, Spanish

Southwest Organizing Project

2558 W 63rd St.
Chicago, IL 60629

(773) 471-8208

Harry Meyers
hmeyers@swopchicago.org

Jasmine Serrano
jserrano@swopchicago.org

English, Spanish

Teamwork Englewood

815 W 63rd St. #2
Chicago, IL 60621

teamworkenglewood.org

(773) 488-6600

English, Spanish

The Resurrection Project

1805 S Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60608

(312) 666-1323

English, Spanish

United African Organization

4910 S Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Chicago, IL 60615

stella.okere@uniteafricans.org

(312) 949-9980

WhatsApp SMS
(773) 420-8976

Twi, Mandingo, French, Krio, English

Westside Justice Center

601 S California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612

(773) 940-2213

English

Xilin Association

145 E. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

(630) 999-3746

English, Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Lao, Vietnamese, and Cambodian

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Beyond Legal Aid

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Lawyers Committee for Better Housing

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Bridgewater Sullivan Community Life Center

Candice Jennings & Titianna Ammons

appointments@bridgewater-sullivancommunitylife.org

(773) 217-0349

401 E. Park St
Champaign,IL 61820

Monday - Thursday
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Friday
9:00AM - 12:00PM

English
CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation

Kevin Bushur
kbushur@cefseoc.org

(217) 342-2193

English
Chestnut Health Systems

Karen Rettick
krettick@chestnut.org

(309) 557-1400

English
Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project (FLAP) (Proyecto Ayuda para Trabajadores del Campo y Jardineros)

info@flapillinois.org

(888) 451-3527

English, Spanish
Fifth Street Renaissance

(217) 544-5040

English
Illinois Migrant Council

333 Commerce Dr., Suite-800,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

(815) 995-0300

English, Spanish
Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation

Mike Kelly
mkelly@ilvalley-edc.org

(217) 839-4431

English
Morgan County

Tammi Lonergan
tlonergan@morgancounty-il.com

(217) 243-9404

English
Salvation Army-Decatur

(217) 428-4672

English
Western Illinois Dreamers

Andrea Escobar
andreaescobar1996@gmail.com

(224) 501-4479

117 S. 1st St.
Monmouth, IL 61462

215 W. 5th St.,
Beardstown, IL 62618

English, Spanish, French, & Yoruba

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish

Suburban

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Suburban Cook County Call Center

Monday & Friday
8:30am to 4:30pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8:30am to 7:00pm

877-426-6515

English, Spanish

Binational Institute of Human Development

2751 W 16th St
Chicago, IL 60608
jessica@binationalinstitute.com

or

rosa@binationalinstitute.com

English, Spanish

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos

100638 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617

(773) 297-3370

(773) 349-2806

English, Spanish

Chicago Community and Workers Rights

2801 S. Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60623

(773) 653-3664

English, Spanish

Community Crisis Center

24-hour hotlines:

(847) 697-2380

(847) 742-4088

English, Spanish

Cornerstone Community Development Corporation

943 E Lincoln Hwy
Ford Heights, IL 60411

(708) 758-2565

English

Council of Islamic Organizations

info@ciogc.org

(312) 506-0070

English, Urdu, Bengali, Arabic, Mali, Spanish, Hindi, Niger

Council of Islamic Organizations
(Greater Chicago)

231 S. State St. Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60604

(312) 506-0070

English, Spanish, Arabic, French, Urdu, and dialects from Nigeria

Erie Neighborhood House

1347 W Erie St
Chicago, IL 60642

(312) 666-3430

English, Spanish, Chinese, Ukrainian, Russian

Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago

5800 N Lincoln Ave,
Chicago, IL 60626

(773) 508-0303

English, Spanish, Amharic, Tigrinya, Urdu, Arabic, Oromo, Hindi, Pashto, and Swahili

Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project (FLAP)
(Proyecto de Ayuda para Trabajadores del Campo y Jardineros)

info@flapillinois.org

(888) 451-3527

English, Spanish

First Defense Legal Aid

601 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60612

(800) 529-7374

English, Spanish

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

2840 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

Silvia Sanchez
ssanchez@LSNA.net

or

Teresa Labastida
tlabastida@LSNA.net

(773) 384-4370

Spanish, English, Portuguese, Swahili, French, Yoruba

Metropolitan Family Services - Legal Aid Society

1 North Dearborn Ste 1000
Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 986-4200

English, Spanish

Metropolitan Tenants Organization

1727 S Indiana Ave. Ste 3G
Chicago, IL 60616

(773) 292-4988

English

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and Community Center

1115 N. 23rd Ave.
Melrose Park Illinois 60160

(708) 345-3632

English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, and Italian

Partners for Our Communities

1926 N. Green Ln N #1-B
Palatine, IL 60074

Liza Gutierrez
pocrole@gmail.com

(847) 847-4475

English

Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action, Inc

1100 Madison St
Maywood, IL 60153

info@plcca.org

(708) 865-0605

English

Rincon Family Services

700 E Court Street,
Kankakee Il 60901
&

3710 N. Kedzie Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60618

(773) 564-9070

(815) 939-0125

English, Spanish, Arabic, Polish, Mandarin, and Hebrew

SGA Youth and Family Services

3152 W. 47th St.,
Chicago, IL 60632

(312) 754-8434

English, Spanish

The Resurrection Project

1805 S Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60608

(312) 666-1323

English, Spanish

United African Organization

4910 S Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Chicago, IL 60615
stella.okere@uniteafricans.org
(312) 949-9980
WhatsApp
(773) 420-8976

Twi, Mandingo, French, Krio, English

Warehouse Workers for Justice

37 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60607

(888) 344-6432

English

Western Illinois Dreamers

Andrea Escobar
andreaescobar1996@gmail.com

(224) 501-4479

117 S. 1st St.
Monmouth, IL 61462

215 W. 5th St.,
Beardstown, IL 62618

English, Spanish,
French, & Yoruba
Westside Justice Center

601 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
(773) 940-2213

English

Xilin Association

145 E. Algonquin Rd.,
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

(630) 999-3746

English, Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Lao, Vietnamese, and Cambodian

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Lawyers Committee for Better Housing

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish

Resolution Systems Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Collar

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Chicago Workers Collaborative

2853 Belvidere Rd.
Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 596-3430

English, Spanish

Community Crisis Center

24-hour hotlines:

(847) 697-2380

(847) 742-4088

English, Spanish

Council of Islamic Organizations
(Greater Chicago)

231 S. State St. Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60604

(312) 506-0070

English, Spanish, Arabic,
French, Urdu,
& dialects from Nigeria

Ecker Center for Behavioral Health

1845 Grandstand Pl.
Elgin, IL 60123

Daphne Sandouka
dsandouka@eckercenter.org

(847) 695-0484

English

Illinois Migrant Council

333 Commerce Dr., Suite-800,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

(815) 995-0300

English, Spanish

Kankakee County Community Services

(815) 933-7883

English, Spanish

Kendall County Health Department

RaeAnn VanGundy
rvangundy@co.kendall.il.us

(630) 553-9100

English

Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

Astrid Martinez
amartinez@mamfrc.org

(847) 201-1521

6 E. Main St.
Round Lake Park, Il 60073

(847) 201-1521

English, Spanish

Northern Illinois Justice For Our Neighbors

215 N Court St
Rockford, IL 61103

(815) 408-0498

English, Spanish

Outreach Community Ministries

(630) 682-1910

English, Spanish, Arabic, Mandarin, Tagalog, Romanian

PADS/Hesed House

(630) 897-2156 ext. 554

www.hesedhouse.org/programs/carpenters-homeless-prevention-program/

English

Quad City Community Development Center

Dewanna Crochell

quadcitycd@gamil.com

(618) 876-4043

1634 7th St Madison,
IL 62060

Tuesday - Thursday

9AM - 3PM

English

Rincon Family Services

700 E Court Street,
Kankakee Il 60901

3710 N. Kedzie Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60618

(773) 564-9070

(815) 939-0125

English, Spanish, Arabic, Polish, Mandarin, and Hebrew

The Immigration Project

jbello@immigrationproject.org

(309) 829-8703 ext: 203

English, Spanish, French

We Care of Grundy County

Eric Fisher
eric@wecareofgrundy.com

(815) 942-6389

English

Western Illinois Dreamers

Andrea Escobar
andreaescobar1996@gmail.com

(224) 501-4479

117 S. 1st St.
Monmouth, IL 61462

215 W. 5th St.,
Beardstown, IL 62618

English, Spanish,
French, & Yoruba
Xilin Association

145 E. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

(630) 999-3746

English, Spanish, Cantonese,
Mandarin, Korean, Lao,
Vietnamese, and Cambodian

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish

Resolution Systems Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

North Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Chestnut Health Systems

Sonya Workman
housingassist@chestnut.org
(309) 830-5600

English

Salvation Army-Pekin

(309) 655-7272

English

Salvation Army-Peoria

(309) 655-7272

English

Salvation Army-Pontiac

(815) 844-5005

English

Tri-County Opportunities Council

Jill Calkins
jcalkins@tcochelps.org
(815) 625-7830

English

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English,
Spanish

Public Interest Law Initiative

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English

Resolution Systems Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Northeast

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Champaign County Regional Planning Commission

www.ccrpc.org/era

English

Salvation Army-Danville

Faith Woodard
(217) 442-5911

English

YMCA of the University of Illinois

1001 S Wright St
Champaign, IL 61820

belinda@universityymca.org

Chinese, English, French,
Lingala, Q'anjob'al, Spanish

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Public Interest Law Initiative

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English

University YMCA New Americans Welcoming Center

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Northeast Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Salvation Army-Danville

(217) 442-5911

English

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811(call)

(844)-938-4280(text)

English, Spanish
University YMCA New Americans Welcoming Center

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Northern

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Hope Haven of DeKalb

Lesley Wicks
lwicks@hopehavendekalb.com

(815) 758-3166

English

Illinois Migrant Council

333 Commerce Dr., Suite-800
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

(815) 995-0300

English, Spanish

Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

(847) 201-1521

Megan McKenna
megan@mamfrc.org

Astrid Martinez
amartinez@mamfrc.org

English, Spanish

Northern Illinois Justice For Our Neighbors

215 N Court St
Rockford, IL 61103

(815) 408-0498

English, Spanish

Northwestern Illinois Community Action

www.nicaa.org

(815) 232-3141

English, Spanish

Tri-County Opportunities Council

Jill Calkins
jcalkins@tcochelps.org
(815) 625-7830

English

YWCA Northwestern Illinois

4990 E State St
Rockford, IL 61108

(779) 771-1691

(815) 968-9681

Diego Valvidia
diegov@ywcanwill.org

Spanish, Swahili, Dari,
Arabic, Kurdish, French,
Hindi, Urdu, Persian,
Burmese, Turkish

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish

Resolution Systems Institute

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Northwest

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Mano a Mano Family Resource Center

Megan McKenna
megan@mamfrc.org

or

Astrid Martinez
amartinez@mamfrc.org

(847) 201-1521

English, Spanish

Northwestern Illinois Community Action

(815) 232-3141

www.nicaa.org

English, Spanish

Project Now

(309) 793-6391

English, ASL,
+34 other languages

SAL Family and Community Services Welcoming Center Program

1609 4th St. Building 2,
Rock Island, IL 61262

(309) 793-8201

English, Spanish, French,
Swahili, Burmese, Arabic,
Hakha Chin, Kirundi, Turkish,
Russian, Pho Karen, Uzbek,
and Zo Chin

Tri-County Opportunities Council

Jill Calkins
jcalkins@tcochelps.org

(815) 625-7830

English

Western Illinois Dreamers

Andrea Escobar
andreaescobar1996@gmail.com

(224) 501-4479

117 S. 1st St.
Monmouth, IL 61462

215 W. 5th St.,
Beardstown, IL 62618

English, Spanish,
French, & Yoruba
YWCA Northwestern Illinois

990 E State St
Rockford, IL 61108

(779) 771-1691

(815) 968-9681

Diego Valvidia
diegov@ywcanwill.org

Spanish, Swahili, Dari,
Arabic, Kurdish, French,
Hindi, Urdu, Persian,
Burmese, Turkish

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811(call)

(844)-938-4280(text)

English, Spanish

Southeast Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation

Kevin Bushur
kbushur@cefseoc.org

(217) 342-2193

English

Embarras River Basin Agency

(217) 923-3113

English, Spanish

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Southern

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Illinois Migrant Council

333 Commerce Dr., Suite-800
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

(815) 995-0300

English, Spanish

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

Southwest Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Call For Help

(618) 397-0968

English

Catholic Urban Programs

Toni Muhammad
tmuhammad@catholicurbanprograms.org

(618) 398-5616

English

CDBG Operations Corporation

(618) 274-7832

English

Illinois Migrant Council

333 Commerce Dr., Suite-800,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

(815) 995-0300

English, Spanish

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corp

Mike Kelly
mkelly@ilvalley-edc.org

(217) 839-4431

English

Salvation Army-St. Louis

Justian Corliss
justian.corliss@usc.salvationarmy.org

(618) 540-9421

English

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811

English, Spanish

West Central

Rental Application Assistance

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Salvation Army-Galesburg

(309) 342-9168

English

Western Illinois Dreamers

Andrea Escobar
andreaescobar1996@gmail.com

(224) 501-4479

117 S. 1st St.
Monmouth, IL 61462

215 W. 5th St.,
Beardstown, IL 62618

English, Spanish,
French, & Yoruba

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish

East Central

legal aid or mediation

Agency Name Contact Details Languages
Prairie State Legal Services

evictionhelpillinois.org

(855) 631-0811 (call)

(844) 938-4280 (text)

English, Spanish