Illinois Emergency Homeowner Assistance Fund (ILHAF)

The Illinois Homeowner Assistance Fund (ILHAF) provides up to $60,000 in mortgage assistance to eligible homeowners — paid directly to the servicer, taxing body or other approved entity.

Homeowners in need of assistance can find more information on program eligibility and apply at

Created by the American Rescue Plan Act, ILHAF is designed to prevent mortgage delinquencies and defaults, foreclosures, loss of utilities or home energy services and displacement of homeowners experiencing financial hardship after January 21, 2020. Approximately $309 million in emergency assistance will be available to Illinois homeowners (read the press release here.) For more program information, you may visit

If you have questions for our team please click on the link below and fill out the contact form or please contact the ILHAF call center at (866) 454-3571. The ILHAF Call Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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