Need Help?

  • Overdue Mortgage or Rent
  • Threat of Foreclosure or Eviction
  • Late Property Taxes

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For questions or an appointment, call (216) 881-8443 or fill out the form below.

We Can Help!

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“CHN helped me to stay in the only home I’ve ever known.”
- Manuela

Is your home in foreclosure or are you being evicted from your rental property? Are you behind on your mortgage, rent or property taxes? Are you worried about your future ability to pay because of an impending layoff, medical issues or other imminent crisis? Our HUD-approved housing counselors will help you stay in your home and regain financial stability. These services are free of charge through funding from HUD, United Way, Cuyahoga County and others.

Cuyahoga County Homeowners:

If you are a homeowner in Cuyahoga County, we can help.

  1. Call CHN at 216-881-8443 for program information to see if you meet general program guidelines
  2. Complete the Mortgage Assistance Application
  3. A housing counselor will be assigned to your case and will schedule a phone appointment with you to determine final eligibility, coordinate mortgage assistance payments and connect you with other resources.

Cuyahoga County Renters:

If you are a renter in Cuyahoga County, we can help if you have suffered a hardship (e.g., loss of regular income or unexpected major expense), you are struggling to pay your housing expenses (e.g., rent, utilities, security deposit, mortgage payments or property taxes), and have a school-age child in a Cleveland school.

  1. Call CHN at 216-881-8443 for program information to see if you meet general program guidelines
  2. Complete the FSI Rental Assistance Application
  3. A housing counselor will be assigned to your case and will schedule a phone appointment with you to determine final eligibility, coordinate rental assistance payments with you and your landlord, and connect you with other resources.

Property Tax Assistance

CHN Housing Partners’ Property Tax Assistance Program is available to address property taxes for individuals who have experienced a COVID-19 hardship after January 21, 2020. This program is funded by the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) via U.S. Department of the Treasury funds made available through the American Rescue Plan of 2021. Cuyahoga County homeowners who qualify for the program can access up to $10,000 in grant assistance to pay for property taxes. Please be aware that funds are limited. Applications will be processed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

You may have received a notice from Cuyahoga County encouraging you to apply for this program. To check your eligibility and to apply, please click here:

If you have questions or need assistance completing the application, please call (216) 774-2336.

Rental Assistance Program

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