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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services ("FSS") provides Chicago caregivers access to reliable information, professional resources, and a full range of public and private support services, most of which are available right in the neighborhood. Provided below are links to citywide Services, News, Alerts, and other Supporting Information that may be helpful to caregivers - from FSS and other departments across the City.

Alerts (Caregivers)

High Alert May 2, 2016 Public Information Document to the 2016 - 2018 Area Plan on Aging Summary
Low Alert Dec 4, 2015 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Low Alert Oct 2, 2015 The Department of Buildings Inspects for "No Heat" complaints during Heat Season: September 15-June 1st

Most Recent News (Caregivers)

Apr 27,2016 Financial Incentives to Increase Number of Wheelchair-Accessible Taxicabs
Mar 21,2016 Mayor Emanuel Invites All to Chicago Residents Service Fairs
Feb 23,2016 City of Chicago Announces Open Doors Organization To Provide Centralized Taxicab Dispatch Service for Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicles
Jan 29,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Comprehensive Reforms to Improve Crisis Intervention Situations
Jan 08,2016 CTA Announces Next Step Toward Making its Rail System 100% Accessible

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