The purpose of this program is to link
the family or individual to services that may prevent homelessness. These
services may include financial assistance for rent or mortgage payments and
referral to appropriate other sources.
Eligibility will be determined by
the funding source which is available.
Emergency Rental Assistance
Income eligible households may receive
limited financial assistance with their rent or mortgage.
- Client must live in DuPage County, and have not
received assistance in the past 12 months
- Meet income guidelines as
directed by funding source available at that time
- Must have received a
5 day notice or court notice for eviction or verification of
- Have a current valid lease
- Show ability to pay
- Client must prove an emergency, extenuating circumstances,
or drop in income to receive assistance
Matches individuals who are seeking an affordable housing
arrangement with residents wanting to share their homes.
- Comply with Case Management procedures and schedule
- Complete applications and interviews truthfully
- Client Services
needs to receive acceptable background checks and references
A provider's residence must pass a housing
quality standards inspection.
For more information contact the
Division of Client Services at 630-407-6500 or 1-800-942-9412 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Housing Search Assistance
The following websites may assist
individuals in finding housing: