The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) has established a crisis assistance program in light of COVID-19 to help Illinois homeowners secure their housing. 

Emergency Mortgage Assistance (EMA) provides a direct, one-time payment to mortgage holders for homeowners at less than 125% medium income who cannot cover mortgage payments as a result of coronavirus. The portal will be accepting applications from August 24 - September 4, 2020.

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