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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services provides families with a continuum of coordinated services and programs to enhance the lives of each family member beginning in infancy through the senior years.  The department, together with a network of delegate agencies, provides assistance to residents through services including, but not limited to, child care, household stabilization services, homeless services, workforce development and senior services.

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High Alert Jun 30, 2016 Pet Summer Safety Tips for Extreme Heat
Low Alert Aug 17, 2016 Top 3 ways to ‘take flight’ this month
Low Alert Aug 11, 2016 Top 3 Summer Workouts

Most Recent News (Families)

Aug 24,2016 Millennium Park Audiences Pick Their Favorite Chicago-Made Film: The Dark Knight
Aug 22,2016 Indoor Service Animal Pet Relief Area at Midway International Airport
Aug 16,2016 Cindy Crawford, Fred Willard, Chester Gregory, Shemekia Copeland and Others will Shine a Light on Chicago’s Arts Scene at the Fifth Star Awards, September 14 in Millennium Park
Aug 10,2016 Juicebox Goes Global with a Special Fall Season Kick-Off at World Music Festival Chicago on The 606, September 18
Aug 05,2016 18th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 9–25

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