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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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Apr 21,2014 Taste of Chicago Announces Headliners
Apr 11,2014 The Chicago Air and Water Show Returns to the Lakefront August 16-17
Apr 09,2014 Get Ready, Get Set… Fly! 16th Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival Returns to Lincoln Park on May 3
Apr 01,2014 The Chicago Blues Festival Complete Line-up Announced
Mar 27,2014 Department of Streets and Sanitation Begins Aggressive Cleaning of Chicago Streets After Historic Winter

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