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The Chicago Department of Family & Support Services (DFSS) is dedicated to supporting a continuum of coordinated services to enhance the lives of Chicago residents, particularly those most in need, from birth through the senior years. The department works to promote the independence and well-being of individuals, support families and strengthen neighborhoods by providing direct assistance and administering resources to a network of community-based organizations, social service providers and institutions.
DFSS offers direct services and referrals for specialized assistance to residents and families in need through its six Community Service Centers. The DFSS Division on Domestic Violence is dedicated to promoting a coordinated multi-system response to domestic violence in Chicago. And the department’s Senior Services Area Agency on Aging administers a variety of informational and recreational programs through our Regional and Satellite Senior Centers, designed to address the diverse needs and interests of older Chicagoans, from those who are healthy and active, to those who are frail and homebound.
|Jul 18, 2016||I'm A Star Head Start Parent Conference|
|Jul 15, 2016||2017 DFSS Senior Centers Instruction Application|
|Jun 28, 2016||The City of Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Regional Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, Letter of Intent|
|Jul 21, 2016||City Officials Remind Chicagoans Of Extreme Summer Weather Precautions|
|Jul 21, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Introduces Ex-Offender Utilization Procurement Bid Incentive|
|Jun 30, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Launches New Summer Campaign To Promote Expanded Summer Learning Programming And Activities For Youth Around The City|
|Jun 27, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Kicks Off 2016 One Summer Chicago With Visit To Youth Workers|
|Jun 16, 2016||Mayor Emanuel And Emerson Collective Announce Peace Mini Grants To Be Awarded For Youth-Led And Youth-Created Peace Initiatives This Summer|
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