Cook County Housing Authority (Illinois)

Search for Cook County, IL housing authority information. A housing authority search provides information on applying for low income housing, veteran housing benefits, senior low-income housing, low-income housing requirements, local low-income housing, homeless veteran housing, income-controlled rent, low-income apartments, low-income homes, and low-income rental housing.


The Cook County Housing Authority provides housing options for low-income individuals and families. They typically operate at the county or local level to offer low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing options for people who meet the eligibility requirements in Cook County, Illinois. Some Housing Authorities own and manage apartments and single-family homes, while others focus on rental assistance programs. Cook County Housing Authorities provide information on applying for low-income housing, the income eligibility requirements, and living in Housing Authority properties. They also accept and process applications and handle low-income housing complaints. The Housing Authority website provides information about Cook County low-income housing.

Arlington Heights Housing Authority Arlington Heights IL 215 West Miner Street 60005 847-253-5450

Chicago Heights Housing Authority Chicago Heights IL 1704 East End Avenue 60411 708-755-1032

Chicago Housing Authority Chicago IL 3250 South Wentworth Avenue 60616 312-742-8500

Cicero Housing Authority Cicero IL 1634 South Laramie Avenue 60804 708-652-0386

Cook County Housing Authority Park Forest IL 350 Juniper Street 60466 708-748-7831

Cook County Housing Authority Chicago IL 175 West Jackson Boulevard 60606 312-663-5447

Cook County Housing Authority Franklin Park IL 9535 Franklin Avenue 60131 847-455-0189

Cook County Housing Authority Wheeling IL 200 North Milwaukee Avenue 60090 847-520-4370

Cook County Housing Authority Skokie IL 9238 Gross Point Road 60077 847-679-2995

County Cook Housing Authority Ford Heights IL 1055 Berkeley Avenue 60411 708-758-4024

Des Plaines Housing Authority Des Plaines IL 1301 Ashland Avenue 60016 847-299-1934

Evanston Housing Authority Evanston IL 1900 Sherman Avenue 60201 847-869-0870

Harvey Housing Authority Harvey IL 15306 Robey Avenue 60426 708-331-1005

Illinois State Housing Authority Chicago IL 401 North Michigan Avenue 60611 312-836-5200

Maywood Housing Authority Maywood IL 801 South 5th Avenue 60153 708-345-7315

Niles Housing Authority Niles IL 9201 North Maryland Street 60714 847-965-1350

Oak Park Housing Authority Oak Park IL 21 South Boulevard 60302 708-386-9322

Riverdale Housing Authority Riverdale IL 157 West 144th Street 60827 708-841-2108


The Cook County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Cook County, Illinois. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Cook County Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Cook County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.

Amvets Post 66 Wheeling IL 700 McHenry Road 60090 847-537-0440

Berwyn Veterans of Foreign Wars Berwyn IL 1529 Harlem Avenue 60402 708-749-2378

Chicago Bridgeport Veterans of Foreign Wars Post Chicago IL 3202 South May Street 60608 773-847-8404

Chicago Veterans Affairs Department Chicago IL 1551 North Kedzie Avenue 60651 773-292-7894

Chicago Veterans Affairs Department Chicago IL 5200 South Cottage Grove Avenue 60615 773-363-1492

Des Plaines Veterans Affairs Department Des Plaines IL 52 Northwest Highway 60016 847-294-4664

Des Plaines Veterans Affairs Department Des Plaines IL 515 East Thacker Street 60016 847-294-4664

Disabled American Veterans Stickney IL 4115 Clinton Avenue 60402 708-484-7068

Disabled American Veterans Chicago IL 2122 West Taylor Street 60612 312-980-4242

Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Palatine IL 721 South Quentin Road 60067 847-485-2772

Leave No Veteran Behind Chicago IL 19 South LaSalle Street 60603 312-226-6700

Midwest Region Korean Veterans Chicago IL 3419 West Peterson Avenue 60659 773-509-1090

Midwest Region Korean Veterans Association Morton Grove IL 6036 West Dempster Street 60053 847-583-2960

Paralyzed Veterans Of America Westchester IL 2235 Enterprise Drive 60154 708-947-9790

Paralyzed Veterans of America Chicago IL 2122 West Taylor Street 60612 312-850-3836

Polish Army Veterans Association of America Chicago IL 6005 West Irving Park Road 60634 773-685-1315

South Holland Village Veterans South Holland IL 510 East 160th Place 60473 708-596-5063

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Chicago Heights Vet Center Chicago Heights IL 1010 Dixie Highway 60411 708-754-6403

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Evanston Vet Center Evanston IL 1901 Howard Street 60202 847-866-7843

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Gresham VA Clinic Chicago IL 7731 South Halsted Street 60620 773-962-3740

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Chicago IL 900 South Damen Avenue 60612 312-569-8387

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Chicago IL 820 South Damen Avenue 60612 312-633-2177

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Orland Park Veterans Center Orland Park IL 8651 West 159th Street 60462 708-444-0561

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Chicago Heights Clinic Chicago Heights IL 20 West 15th Street 60411 708-756-5454


Cook County Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Cook County, Illinois may also offer housing services for seniors, including low-income housing. Some Housing Authorities reserve space for seniors with income-controlled rent and on-site support services. Senior Centers provide information on applying for Cook County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Cook County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.

Cook County IL Senior Center Skokie IL 9238 Gross Point Road 60077 847-679-2995

Cook County Illinois Senior Center Chicago Heights IL 1704 East End Avenue 60411 708-755-0216

Cook County Senior Center Evanston IL 2300 Noyes Court 60201 847-328-7190

Niles Illinois Senior Center Niles IL 999 Civic Center Drive 60714 847-588-8420

Rolling Meadows Senior Center Rolling Meadows IL 3705 Pheasant Drive 60008 847-818-3205

Rosemont Village Senior Center Rosemont IL 10039 East Higgins Road 60018 847-825-7692

South Chicago Heights Senior Center South Chicago Heights IL 3140 Enterprise Park Avenue 60411 708-755-7903

Stickney Township Senior Center Burbank IL 7745 Leamington Avenue 60459 708-636-8850