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Money Follows the Person:

Pathways to Community Living in Illinois

MFP UIC and HFS Contact List / MCO Contact List

Quality Eligibility Housing QOL MCO Incidents Process/Forms Training Webapp Webinars FAQ/Info


What is Qualified Housing in Money Follows the Person?


Watch a recorded webinar about the housing locator website.

See the memo distributed by HFS and IHDA about changes to the Housing Locator website.

Tools to Assist MFP Participants and Transition Coordinators Locate Housing

  1. Use the website to find housing opportunities for your consumers.
  2. PAIR Case Worker Portal Training
  3. Section 811 PAIR Training The Section 811 Project-Based Rental Assistance, Statewide Referral Network and You PowerPoint slides
  4. How to Find Area Median IncomeREMINDER: The PAIR online waiting list tool will automatically calculate whether or not your client is financially eligible using the income data that you enter at pre-screening.
  5. Assumptive Release (PAIR)which shows you the language giving information release permission when you choose to continue the application process after the initial pre-screening. REMEMBER, you should have your client sign a general agency release form that allows information to be shared with the State of Illinois PAIR Online Waiting List.
  6. Section 811 Project-Based Rental Assistance and Statewide Referral Network - Contact Information:
  7. If you don't currently receive our monthly "all things housing" newsletter please sign up for Heads up on Housing: This email list provides information about housing resources, education and training opportunities, plus general housing information in the State of Illinois. If you would like to be added to this list because of your support of Williams, Ligas or Colbert class action members, Money Follows the Person participants or people moving from State Operated Developmental Centers (SODCs) or because of your work with people experiencing homelessness or with disabilities who need affordable housing options, simply click on this link and at the bottom of the page in the Resource section click on the Sign up for GOHIT Housing emails. Heads Up On Housing is your source for up-to-date housing information from around the state. Join Today!
  8. Other Housing Resources