Community and Family Support

Office of the President

American Rescue Plan Act

Roadmap to Recovery: Cook County's American Rescue Plan Below is an overview of the recently developed Roadmap to Recovery: Cook County’s A…
Law Library

Branch Locations

Law Library Branch Locations All Law Library branch locations are now open to the public and following social distancing guidelines in orde…
Clerk of the Circuit Court

Child Support Assistance

The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is a participant in the federal and state funded child support collection and enforcement servi…
Commission on Human Rights

Commission on Human Rights Meetings & Commissioners

The Cook County Commission on Human Rights is an eleven member board appointed by the President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners, s…
Commission on Human Rights

Commission on Human Rights Reports & Guidance Documents

This page includes reports, guidance documents, and statements released by the Commission on Human Rights.
Bureau of Economic Development

Cook County Census 2020

Census by the NumbersCook County has launched an online dashboard, Census by the Numbers, in English and Sp
Office of the President

Cook County Connects

Office of the President

Cook County COVID-19 Response Plan

From the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, President Preckwinkle and all of Cook County Government have worked tirelessly to protect the healt…
Planning and Development

Cook County Regional Analysis of Impediments

  The Analysis of Impediments (AI)  to Fair Housing Choice is a Fair Housing Planning Process that begins with a review of impediments to f…
Emergency Management and Regional Security

Cooling Centers

Cooling centers are available across Cook County during periods of excessive heat. When temperatures in Cook County are expected to rise to…
Office of the President

Digital Equity

Planning and Development

Disaster Recovery and Resilience - CDBG-DR

 Disaster Recovery
Transportation and Highways

DUI Memorial Program

The DUI Memorial Program is offered in Cook County to provide families an opportunity to safely commemorate a loved one who die…
County Clerk

Election Judges- Cook County

The County Clerk coordinates all poll workers who act as Election Judges and Equipment Managers for suburban Cook County polling locations.E…
Bureau of Economic Development

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Are you confronting an eviction and in need of immediate support?Please apply at the centralized eviction prevention program at https://www.…
Adoption and Family Supportive Services

Family Services Client Education

The Cook County Department of Adoption and Family Supportive Services (DAFSS) has partnered with a non-profit organization, ALP, to provide…
Bureau of Economic Development

Financial Education Series

In collaboration with Working Credit, a nonprofit organization based out of Chicago, Cook Co
Bureau of Economic Development

Growth Zones

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other elected officials, launch an unprecedented effort to…
Environment and Sustainability

Healthy Homes for Healthy Families

 Cook County Healthy Homes for Healthy FamiliesCook County has allocated $30 million to establish Healthy Homes for Healthy Fam…
Department of Revenue

Home Rule Tax Web (mobile) application

Home Rule Tax Web (mobile) application The Home Rule Tax Reward program rewards those individuals who report violations of the Cook County…
Commission on Human Rights

Human Rights Training Videos & Resources

Fair Housing Video Collection Just Housing Amendment Screening Process The purpose of this video is to outline the three-step screening pr…
Justice Advisory Council

Justice Advisory Council Grants

Grants & Investments OverviewThe Cook County Justice Advisory Council (JAC) awards grants in the areas of Violence Prevention, Services…
Justice Advisory Council

Justice Advisory Council Reentry Services

Reentry Services OverviewThe Justice Advisory Council (JAC) works to identify gaps and areas of need within the justice system that could be…
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Maps and Geospatial Data

Cook Central: Centralizing Maps, Apps, and Data From property and boundary data, to transportation, social service, and environmental data,…
Office of the President

Open Lectures for Residents

Housing Authority of Cook County

Opportunities for Low-Income Suburban Residents

beWELL is a comprehensive resource for growth from preschool to working adult. Broken down into three phases, the goal of this resource is t…
Commission on Women's Issues

Peggy A. Montes Unsung Heroines Award

About the Peggy A. Montes Unsung Heroine Award
Planning and Development

Planning and Development: Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

Fair Housing Strategy As a recipient of funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), DPD affirmatively further…
Planning and Development

Planning and Development: Affordable Housing

Freedom's Path at Hines, VA, affordable housing for veterans, financed in part, through HOME Investment Partnership funds.
Planning and Development

Planning and Development: Community Development

Street rehabilitation project in Blue Island, Illinois. 
Planning and Development

Planning and Development: Economic Development Division

The Economic Development Division of the Department of Planning and Development (DPD) manages programs designed to help businesses grow, exp…
Office of the President

Project Rainbow

Project Rainbow is a new initiative that Cook County has launched to address learning loss magnified by COVID-19 with creation of free early…
Planning and Development

Public Notices for Planning and Development

2023Public NoticesDraft 2022 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report
Law Library

Remote and Equitable Access to Court Hearings

The Law Library's Remote and Equitable Access to Court Hearings (REACH) program provides residents with free computer access to attend virtu…
Law Library

Representing Yourself in Court

Resources for Self-Represented LitigantsThis page offers free internet resources for people representing themselves in court. In addition to…
Emergency Management and Regional Security

Warming Centers

Cook County Courthouse Warming Centers Open Through Wednesday, January 17 at 4:30PMCook County opened 24-hour warming centers in the north,…
Commission on Women's Issues

Women's Commission Hearings and Reports

The Cook County Commission o
Commission on Women's Issues

Women's Issues Seminars and Forums

The Commission on Women’s Issues is dedicated to providing educational seminars and forums to enhance public knowledge and discussion of wom…